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Lipstick Holder

Made by: Ringe, Anna Carlovna

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The lipstick holder is made in silver, engraved with a guilloche pattern, and almost entirely covered with translucent blue enamel. Two bands of engraved leaves are gilded.

Category:
SILVERWORK
Object name:
Lipstick Holder
Made from:
Silver gilt -- enamel
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
overall __2.19 IN
overall __5.56 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.185.1-2
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
MARK __Cyrillic AR in Latin script __inside the cap ||MARK __88 for silver content; kokoshnik facing right for 1908-1917, alpha for St. Petersburg __underneath enamel
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"