Russian Enamel

Table clock

    Table clock

    Russia, St. Petersburg

    late 19th century

    Fabergé firm, Perkhin gold and silverware workshop

    Silver, ivory, glass, pearls; enamel over guilloche, casting, embossing, presswork, gold-plating

    Diameter 10.2 cm

    Marks: "FABERGÉ"; "М.П."; St. Petersburg city mark; "88"



    Table clock in silver frame in the Neo Classical style, with ornately shaped kickstand at the rear side, covered with an ivory plate. Round enamel clock dial with black graduation marks and gilded open work hands, boarded by band of small pearls and encased into round frame covered with transparent lilac enamel on guilloche background and decorated with a band of silver wreaths hanging on the bowknots. The frame external edge is shaped as a laurel wreath with intertwine ribbons.