A Fabergé gold, silver-gilt, guilloché enamel and seed pearl belt buckle, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, circa 1908-1917

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Property from a Distinguished Private Collection A Fabergé gold, silver-gilt, guilloché enamel and seed pearl belt buckle, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, circa 1908-1917 of bowed circular form, the surface enamelled in translucent royal blue with horizontal gold lines encircled by translucent green enamel over trailing laurel, the oval strap hole and outer rim bordered with gold set seed pearls, struck on the reverse Fabergé in Cyrillic, workmasters initials and 88 and 56 standards, with scratched inventory number 19262 diameter 6.3 cm, 2 ½ in. Provenance Sothebys New York, 22 April 2009, lot 308 Catalogue Note For a similar belt buckle, please see: Sothebys London, 12 June 2007, lot 496