Bratina, Carl Fabergé, c.1905
Silver-gilt and enamel
of tapering circular form decorated with undulating swirls of champlevé green enamel foliage and stylised cloisonné enamelled green and brown cones, the flared base enamelled with champleve quatrefoil flowers, supported on four ball feet, the handles enamelled in the form of peacocks, shown against an image of Fabergé’s Moscow shop.
Moscow, circa 1905, inventory number: 18925.
15.7 cm diameter to base.
This bowl was priced at 260 roubles and requisitioned by the Soviet Government from Fabergé’s Moscow branch.