PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTION
An important jewelled hardstone model of a carnation
Fabergé, c. 1890s, probably by workshop of Mikhail Perkhin
realistically modelled, the carnation flower carved from red jasper and set with diamonds, attached to nephrite stem with leaves gracefully spreading from the stem, with additional flower bud on the side, resting in a rock crystal tapering vase carved to imitate water
height: 18.5cm (7 1/4in).