Sale 18CN01 | Lot 131

Russian Gold-Mounted Silver and Guilloché Enamel Pendant

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art
Russian Gold-Mounted Silver and Guilloché Enamel Pendant

Lot Details

Lot 131
Russian Gold-Mounted Silver and Guilloché Enamel Pendant
Unmarked, circa 1900
Circular, enameled in translucent white over a wavy engine-turned ground, enclosing a photograph of King George I of the Hellenes (1845-1913); Together with a Russian Silver and Guilloché Enamel Propelling Pencil, indistinctly marked, 1899-1908. Diameter of pendant 1 inch (2.54 cm).
Provenance:
Grand Duke George Mikhailovich (1863-1919) and Grand Duchess Marie Georgievna (1876-1940)
Princess Nina Georgievna Chavchavadze (1901-1974)
Prince David Pavlovich Chavchavadze (1924-2014)
By descent to the present owner


C Property from the Descendants of Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,187 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Length of pencil 1 1/2 inches (3.8 cm)

The pendant in very good condition, with minor surface chip to enamel at 5 o'clock; pencil with chips to enamel in areas; in working order but lacking lead


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Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
Sold for $2,187 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters / Russian Works of Art

Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 10am EST
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