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Antique Fabergé Cabochon Sapphire Twisted Bar Brooch

Antique Fabergé Cabochon Sapphire Twisted Bar Brooch

$1,500.00


Description

DATE: Pre Revolution, c.1900

An incredible antique bar brooch by Anders Mickelson for Fabergé. The 14k gold bar features a twisted design, that opens up in the middle to hold a vibrant blue sapphire cabochon. Anders Michelson (1839-1913) was a Finnish goldsmith and Fabergé workmaster. He started his apprenticeship in St. Petersburg in 1855 where he lived until his death in 1913, opening his first workshop in 1867 - his pieces can be identified by the initials AM, mostly gold cigarette cases and small enamelled objects. 

MEASUREMENTS 

62 x 8.1mm

WEIGHT 

5.7g

MARKS 

Stamped 585 (14k gold) and AM maker's mark

CONDITION 

Excellent

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