Lot 476

Important Fabergé-Jardinière
31 x 77 x 24 cm.
Weight: 14,000 g.
Hallmarked: Master stamp Fabergé, Moscow inspection for 84 zolotnik for 1908 - 1918. Cyrillic engraving on the back.
Moscow, 1908 - 1917.

Silver, cast, partially gilded. Over leaf feet the oval body in heavy cast iron. The short sides with handles made of cast and chased acanthus leaves. The long sides with cartouches filled with engraved coat of arms of crown. This Pogonia coat of arms was used by several Polish and Lithuanian families. Gilded inside. In original silk-papered wooden box (somewhat cracked) with an insert for the feet of the vessel and Fabergé inscription and cast carrying handles on the sides.

For the coat of arms compare:
Alfred Znamierowski, Pawel Dudzinski: Wielka ksiega heraldyki. Warsaw: Swiat Ksiazki, 2008, pp. 104-108 (1240131) (13)


Important Fabergé Jardinière

31 x 77 x 24 cm.
Weight: 14,000 g.
Hallmarked: maker's mark Fabergé, Moscow city mark for 84 zolotnik for 1908 - 1918. Engraved in Cyrillic on underside.
Moscow, 1908 - 1917.

Silver; cast, parcel-gilt. Oval body in heavy cast design on scrollwork feet. Cast and chased acanthus scrollwork shaped handles on the short sides. Cartouches with engraved coat of arms over crowns cover the long sides. Several Polish and Lithuanian families hold the Pogonia coat of arms. Applies on inside. In original wooden case lined with silk (slightly cracked) with insert for the feet of the vessel and Fabergé inscription and cast carrying handles on either side.

Examples of comparison regarding the coat of arms:
A. Znamierowski, P. Dudzinski: Wielka ksiega heraldyki. Warsaw, Swiat Ksiazki, 2008, pp. 104-108.