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Russian Enameled, Gem-set, and Gilded .916 Silver Perfume

Auction:
2715B
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 05, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Russian Enameled, Gem-set, and Gilded .916 Silver Perfume, St. Petersburg, 1908-17, marked for Fabergé head workmaster Henrik Wigström, with pearl-colored guilloche enameling, cabochon moonstone surmounting the threaded cover, ovoid body with central floriform cluster of six old rose-cut diamonds to obverse, and foliate border, wd. 1 3/8 in., approx. 0.6 total troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Loss to gilding. No damage, loss, or repairs to enamel and stones. Back of perfume with light surface abrasions to enamel.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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