A diamond-set lady-in-waiting cypherapparently unmarked
Sold for £78,000 (US$ 130,806) inc. premium
The Russian Sale
London, New Bond Street
30 Nov 2009 13:00 GMT
A diamond-set lady-in-waiting cypher
the hinged pendant bearing the rose-cut diamond-set initial 'M' for Empress Maria Feodorovna below an Imperial crown
height: 9.2cm (3 1/2in).
For a similar example see Christie's Geneva, 15 May 1984, lot 253 and U. Tillander-Goldenhielm,
The Russian Imperial Award System 1894-1917
, Helsinki, 2005, p. 45.
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