An agate parasol handle realistically carved as a rabbit’s head, set with cabochon amethyst eyes, the gold mount enamelled in translucent purple over a wavy guilloché ground, applied with gold quatrefoil medallions enamelled in red each enclosing a cabochon amethyst in a gold collet, the top and bottom borders set with diamonds.
Russian Jewelled Silver-Mounted Agate and Enamel Parasol HandleFabergé
reference number: FB_204
silver, gold, agate, diamonds, amethysts
height: 7.5 cm
maker’s mark: Cyrillic initials K.F. of Karl Fabergé
workmaster’s mark: Latin initials E.S. of Eduard Schramm
silver standard: 88 zolotnik