A Fabergé two colour gold-mounted silver and guilloché enamel pencil holder and paper knife, workmaster Anders Nevalainen, St. Petersburg, 1908-1910
of dagger form, the exterior enamelled translucent blue over an engine-turned ground, the mount with a two colour gold collar chased with a laurel wreath band, struck with workmaster's initials, 56 and 88 standard, scratched inventory number 20480
length 8.3cm, 3 3/8 in.
Purchased by the Hon. Mrs Ronald Greville (1862-1942) on 19 December 1910 from Fabergé London, for £4 5s