Bonbonnière, Carl Fabergé

Enamelled, jewelled, gold & silver gilt


of rounded cushion shape, enamelled translucent royal blue over a moire guillochage to the sides and a sunburst guillochage to the top emanating from a cabochon ruby in a quatrefoil gold motif, surrounded with a border of chased yellow gold laurel leaves, the thumbpiece set with five graduating rose diamonds, the interior gilt.

Moscow, circa 1896-1908.
inventory number: 26242.