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A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903

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Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection, Switzerland

A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903

A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903

Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 GBP

Lot sold:

12,600

GBP

Property from a Private Collection, Switzerland

A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903


rectangular, enamelled in translucent apple green over wavy engine-turned ground, the lid with two-coloured gold laurel borders, with two sections, one with a mirror, the other with two compartments with a gold lipstick case and a powder puffer, struck on the inside and underneath the lid Fabergé in Cyrillic and with workmaster's initials, 88 standard, with scratched inventory number 15355

length 10.2cm, 4in.

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Sotheby’s Geneva, 16 November 1983