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A large Fabergé jewelled gold and guilloché enamel locket, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1904

A large Fabergé jewelled gold and guilloché enamel locket, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1904

A large Fabergé jewelled gold and guilloché enamel locket, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1904

A large Fabergé jewelled gold and guilloché enamel locket, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1904


Oval with translucent yellow enamel over an engine turned ground, applied with a diamond and six smaller diamonds in a star shape, struck Fabergé with workmaster's initials, 56 standard, scratched inventory number 9651

height excluding loop 7cm, 2¾in.

In overall good condition. With minor scattered scratches to the enameling on front and back, consistent with age and use. Very minor flaking to yellow enamel towards the top edge on the front and to the lower edge of the back, with one loss at 7 o'clock to the reverse, measuring approximately 2 mm.


Condition 11 of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Sotheby's, London, 1 December 2005, lot 340