A pair of Fabergé jewelled metal and enamel cufflinks, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg
rosette shaped, enamelled in translucent salmon pink over radiating engine-turned ground and set in the corners with rose-cut diamonds, struck with workmaster's initials, scratched inventory number 59575, otherwise unmarked
diameter 1.4cm, ¼in.
With scratches to the enamelled surfaces of both cufflinks, consistent with wear and age. With four rose-cut diamonds missing in total.
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