Jewellery and Accessories

Cane (or parasol) handgrip

    Cane (or parasol) handgrip

    Russia, St. Petersburg

    circa 1890

    Gold, rock-crystal, diamonds; enamel over guilloche, casting, chasing

    12.0 х 5.9 сm

    Marks: St. Petersburg city mark with alloy number "56"



    The cane handgrip with a "T"-shaped grip made of rock crystal and gold cylinder, which serves as a clamp connecting the handle and cane. The surface of the cylinder is covered with transparent pale blue enamel on guilloche background and decorated with onlay foliage pattern located in a spiral. Welt bands formed by a series of small diamonds frame the handgrip bottom and top.