Russian Metal Artworks

Jack-knife (in the case)

    Jack-knife (in the case)

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg


    Ya. Armfeldt workshop, Fabergé firm

    Silver, wood, fabric (box); casting, engraving, gilding

    Knife: 0.6 x 8.3 x 1.4 cm (folded, 15.3 unfolded) Box: 2.1 x 10.1 x 3.5 cm

    Firm mark – “ФАБЕРЖE”; workshop mark – “ЯА”; tee of Saint-Petersburg district Assay office in 1908-1917 with district code and Greek letter “alfa”