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FRAME

Made by: Hjalmar Armfeldt

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The rectangular frame is in pink enamel over a guilloche ground. The aperture is surrounded by a beaded rim, while the outer is of chased laurel leaves. A rosette adorns each corner and ribbon tied laurel swags and pendants are draped from the bowknot and through the upper rosettes. The photograph is not original to the frame.

Category:
silverwork
Object name:
FRAME
Made from:
Silver -- enamel --wood
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1899-1908
Size:
8 7/8 × 6 3/8 in. (22.5 × 16.2 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.149
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK: Fabergé in Cyrillic; Kokoshnik facing left with 91 for silver standard; A.R for St. Petersburg assaymaster A. Richter 1899-1908; Ia. A. in Cyrillic for Hjalmar Armfeldt [Lower rim] SCRATCH NUMBER: 14652 [Lower rim]
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"