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Frame with Miniature of Nedenia Marjorie Hutton

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Frame with Miniature of Nedenia Marjorie Hutton

Made by: Fabergé __Firm ||Perkhin, Mikhail __Workmaster

On view in: Jewelry Case


About this object

Around opening for photograph is gold beading and around this a band of gold engraved in a sunburst pattern under a delicate grey blue translucent enamel. To this are appliqued two sprays of leaves, berries and acorns carved in red gold. On right are laurel leaves and on the left oak leaves. These are joined at bottom by a bow knot carved in red gold. Outer edge of frame is carved with two intertwined ribbons in green gold against red gold. The frame holds a miniature of Dina Merrill (Nedenia Marjorie Hutton).

Category:
GOLDWORK
Object name:
Frame with Miniature of Nedenia Marjorie Hutton
Made from:
Gold -- enamel
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
1886-1896
Size:
overall __3.44 IN __2.75 IN
overall __8.73 CM __6.98 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.69.1
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK __crossed anchors and sceptre (assay mark of St. Petersburg before 1896), 56, MP (initials of workmaster Mikhail Perkhin in Cyrillic)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"