AN IMPRESSIVE LARGE CARVED KALGAN JASPER BOWL MOUNTED IN GOLD AND JEWELS, IMPERIAL LAPIDARY WORKS, EKATERINBURG, CIRCA 1900

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Oval, the interior carved with the Imperial eagle within a beaded circle on a scalework ground, the borders carved with foliage, the domed circular base with a similarly carved border, the two-color gold mounts chased with leaf-tips and set with rubies and diamonds, the base inscribed in Cyrillic, `Imperial Lapidary Works, Ekaterinburg, Director .....';