Faberge, Card box. Creator: Mikhail Evlampievich Perkhin (1860-1903) (workmaster) Creation Date: c.1890 Materials: Aventurine quartz mounted with gold, rose diamonds and olivines Provenance: Owned by Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna; later in Queen Mary's Collection Mark of Michael Perchin; gold mark of 56 zolotniks (before 1896); Fabergé in Cyrillic characters. The Royal Collection.
A Fabergé jewelled gold brooch, Moscow, circa 1895, applied with a stylised flowerhead set with rose-cut diamonds and a caterpillar climbing over a cabochon ruby, gold safety chain and pin, struck KF in Cyrillic, 56 standard, scratched inventory number 15104(?).
Dagger (19th Century CE Ottoman Weapon) (1935, Bequest of George C. Stone, Met Museum) | Steel, jade, gold, emerald, diamond, ruby. L. with sheath 22 1/4 in. (56.5 cm); L. without sheath 20 3/4 in. (52.7 cm); L. of blade 15 1/4 in. (38.7 cm); W. 2 13/16 in. (7.1 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); Wt. 14 oz. (396.9 g); Wt. of sheath 9.7 oz (275 g)