November 30, 06:31 PM GMT
25,000 - 35,000 GBP
A Fabergé bowenite model of a mystic ape, St Petersburg, circa 1900
Round, modelled as a monkey covering its eyes and mouth with its hands and its ears with its feet to represent the maxim 'see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil', modelled after a Japanese ivory netsuke by the master Kaigyokusai Masatsugu (1811-1892)
height 3cm; 1¼in.