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WATCH FOB

Made by: Fabergé

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

This watch fob is comprised of three links set with gold coins in graduated sizes. The coins feature Catherine II, ruler of Russia from 1762 to 1796.

Three links set with three gold coins of Catherine II in three different sizes and with one smaller coin attached to top.

Category:
jewelry
Object name:
WATCH FOB
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1756-Before 1896
Size:
14.9 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.79
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK crossed anchors and sceptre (assay mark of St. Petersburg before 1896), EK (initials of workmaster Erik Kollin), 56, on clasp: initials MD in Western letters, assay mark of St. Petersburg
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé at Hillwood","Fabergé Rediscovered"