Lot 106Fabergé Silver Icon of the Guardian Angel
Moscow, 1908-1917, scratched inventory number 29697
Rectangular, the frame chased with whorls and geometric motfis, with suspension loop, the wood back with an indistinct dedication inscription. 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 inches (7 x 4.4 cm).
Grand Duke George Mikhailovich (1863-1919) and Grand Duchess Marie Georgievna (1876-1940)
Princess Nina Georgievna Chavchavadze (1901-1974)
Prince David Pavlovich Chavchavadze (1924-2014)
By descent to the present owner
C Property from the Descendants of Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia
Sold for $10,625
The silver frame in good condition, with light surface scratches and minor bruises. The icon with craquelure and paint losses throughout, as visible in the catalogue photo.
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