14 juin 2009

A Fabergé two-colour gold and enamel miniature egg pendant, workmaster: Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, 1899-1903

A Fabergé two-colour gold and enamel miniature egg pendant, workmaster: Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, 1899-1903 the surface enamelled in translucent white over a textured gold ground, the opening with chased laurel border, rose-cut diamond thumbpiece, with workmaster's initials, 56 standard. height: 1.8cm, 9/16 in. Est. 3,000—5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 14,375 GBP Sotheby's. Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons Day Sale. 10 Jun 09. London www.sothebys.com
16 avril 2009

An unusual Victorian silver mounted novelty egg scent bottle, by Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1884

An unusual Victorian silver mounted novelty egg scent bottle, by Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1884 with flush screw-off cover with ring attachment on a brown-flecked egg-shaped porcelain body, height 5cm, together with another egg scent bottle, same date and maker, with typical screw off cover, height 6cm. (2). Sold for £600 Bonhams. Silver & Objects of Vertu including Flatware, 1 Apr 2009. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)