A Fabergé diamond-set gold and agate pillbox, workmaster Henrik Wigström, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917. The pillbox of cushion form, carved of banded agate and mounted with a hinged lid formed of a gold five ruble coin with profile portrait of Catherine II dated 1769 encircled by a band set with rose cut diamonds. Struck with workmaster’s initials and 56 gold standard (equivalent to 14K). Dia.1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm).
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