A Jewelled Gold-Mounted Guilloche Enamel Cigarette Case

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MARKED Faberge, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF MICHAEL PERCHIN, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890, SCRATCHED INVENTORY NUMBER 49834

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A Jewelled Gold-Mounted Guilloche Enamel Cigarette Case

Marked Faberge, with the workmaster's mark of Michael Perchin, St Petersburg, circa 1890, scratched inventory number 49834

Rectangular of oval section, enamelled with panels of translucent orange over a wavy guilloche ground, applied with gold bands, with stylized leaf and berry, bright-cut and white enamel borders, with roundels at the corners, centering a seed-pearl within white enamel pellet border, hinged cover with a rose-cut diamond push-piece, marked on flange and inside cover

3? in. (8.8 cm.) long