A Fabergé gold-mounted lapis lazuli snuff box, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1899-1908

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A Fabergé gold-mounted lapis lazuli snuff box, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St Petersburg, 1899-1908 the hardstone panels set in cagework mounts set with seed- pearls and chased with dash and pellet borders, the lid surmounted with an imperial double-headed eagle set with rose-cut diamonds, struck to the base and inside edge with workmaster’s initials in Latin and Fabergé in Cyrillic, also with George Stockwell 1928 import marks, 56 standard length 5.7cm, 2¼in.