A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903

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Property from a Private Collection, Switzerland A Fabergé gold and silver-gilt, guilloché enamel vanity case, workmaster August Holmström, St Petersburg, 1899-1903 rectangular, enamelled in translucent apple green over wavy engine-turned ground, the lid with two-coloured gold laurel borders, with two sections, one with a mirror, the other with two compartments with a gold lipstick case and a powder puffer, struck on the inside and underneath the lid Fabergé in Cyrillic and with workmasters initials, 88 standard, with scratched inventory number 15355 length 10.2cm, 4in. Provenance Sothebys Geneva, 16 November 1983