Russian Gold and Enamel Riding Crop Handle

Fabergé
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workmaster Wilhelm Reimer, St Petersburg,
circa 1890
struck with workmaster’s initials, Fabergé hallmark,
assay mark of St Petersburg (crossed anchors and sceptre),
gold mark of 56 zolotniks,
scratched with unidentified inventory no. 6192BU

length: 4.1 cm

Provenance:

Forbes Collection, New York

Literature:

Ch. Forbes, R. Tromeur-Brenner, Fabergé: The Forbes Collection, 1999, illustrated p. 178

A gold L-shaped riding crop handle, enamelled in translucent yellow over a guilloché ground, with red and green gold borders chased with acanthus leaves.