A Fabergé wedding pair of silver and cloisonné enamel icons, Moscow, 1908-1917
oval, the basmas, halos and loops enamelled with flowers and scrolls on dark green grounds, both struck Fabergé in
Cyrillic beneath the Imperial warrant (one partially rubbed off), 88 standard, with scratched inventory numbers 40655
height with loop 8.5cm, 3¾in.
Overall in good condition; with only minor surface wear and scratches consistent with age. Please note that these icons have not been inspected outside of their frames.
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