Miniature of a turtle in fitted original wood box
Lot 129
A jewelled agate miniature figure of a turtleFabergé, St. Petersburg, c.1900
£50,000 - 70,000
US$ 84,000 - 120,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A jewelled agate miniature figure of a turtle
Fabergé, St. Petersburg, c.1900
an exquisitely carved miniature figure of a baby turtle, the top realistically carved to simulate the texture and look of the tortoise shell, the feet carved with minute details, the eyes set with rose-cut diamonds; in fitted original wooden box lined with cream velvet and stamped with Fabergé firm insignia
length: 2.7cm (1 1/8in).
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