A silver-gilt frame of shaped rectangular form, overall enamelled in translucent pale green over a sunburst guilloché ground; applied with red and green gold acanthus ribbon ties set with rubies, an oval aperture bezel enhanced with opaque white and translucent strawberry enamel; backed with a silver- gilt strut.
Russian Jewelled Gold-Mounted Silver-Gilt and Enamel FrameFabergé
workmaster Karl Gustaf Hjalmar Armfelt, St Petersburg, 1904-1908
struck with workmaster’s initials,
FABERGÉ in Cyrillic, assay master’s initials (Ya.L. in Cyrillic for Yakov Lyapunov),
silver mark of 88 zolotniks,
scratched with Fabergé inventory no. 11295
height: 8.4 cm