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1908-10
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St. Petersburg, Russia
2 5/8" H x 2 5/8" W x 1/2" D (6.67 cm. H x 6.67 cm. W x 1.27 cm. D)
47.20.334
Fabergé, initials of workmaster Henrik Wigström, assay mark of St. Petersburg 1908–17, 56 and 91 zolotnik, scratched inventory number 19762
Bequest of Lillian Thomas Pratt
Fabergé Revealed, Palace Museum, Beijing, China, April 16 - July 17, 2016

Fabergé: Jeweler to the Tsars, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, June 20 – September 27, 2015

Fabergé Revealed, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 14, 2014 - May 25, 2015

Fabulous Fabergé, Jeweler to the Czars, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, June 14 - October 12, 2014

Fabergé Revealed, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, June 22 - September 29, 2013

Fabergé: The Rise and Fall, Detroit Institute of Art, October 14, 2012 - January 21, 2013

Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé, coinciding with Fabergé in America, Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 12 - April 18, 1996, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, May 25 - July 28, 1996, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, August 24 - November 10, 1996, New Orleans Museum of Art, December 7, 1996 - February 8, 1997, Cleveland Museum of Art, March 12 - May 11, 1997
McCarthy, Kieran. Faberge in London. The Imperial Russian Goldsmith’s British Branch, 1903-1917. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors’ Club Ltd., 2016. p. 135, color illus.

Parker Lesley. Faberge (Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1976) p. 95, illus., no. 194.

Geza Von Habsburg. Faberge Revealed (Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2011) p. 239, illus., no. 141
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