A Fabergé Yellow Gold Snake With Enamelled Egg Stick Pin
A Fabergé yellow gold stick pin with coiled snake motif surmount, the serpent’s mouth suspending a miniature egg in translucent raspberry red enamel with guilloché ground, Workmaster E Schramm, St Petersburg, late nineteenth century, dimensions approximately 8 x 1cm, gross weight 7.5 grams, illustrated in “Jewelry For Gentlemen” by James Sherwood, page 100.
A fine gold and enamel stick pin made by Fabergé. Fabergé was established in St Petersburg in 1842, and by the late nineteenth century, was Russia’s largest and best-known jewellery house. The house has become known for their royal commissions and their close ties to the family of Tsar Nicholas II. This handsome and detailed stick pin features a sinuous coiled serpent from which is suspended an exquisite miniature red enamelled egg. This stick pin is a perfect example of Fabergé craftsmanship and style: a highly collectable and handsome piece.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.