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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Pen rest

Overview

Creator: Fabergé (jeweller)
Creation Date: 
circa 1900
Materials: 
Rhodonite, gold, enamel, rose diamonds
Dimensions: 
1.8 x 2.3 x 4.4 cm
RCIN 
23253
Reference(s): 
XQGF 1995 384
XQGF 2003 271
Provenance: 
In the Royal Collection by 1953
Description:

This elaborately decorated pen rest is one of a small group of pieces in the Royal Collection in the art nouveau style.

Gold mark of 56 zolotniks (1896-1908); initials of Carl Fabergé in Cyrillic characters

Text adapted from Fabergé in the Royal Collection

Further details

Category: 
Fabergé