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PATCH BOX

Made by: Fabergé (Attributed to)

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

A rock crystal box in engraved with twisted flutings. In center of lid is a yellow diamond. Narrow gold mounting is chased with leaves and set with alternating small diamonds and rubies.

Object name:
PATCH BOX
Made from:
Gold -- rock crystal -- diamonds -- rubies
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
Before 1899
Size:
1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.78
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
MARK: crossed anchors and sceptre (St. Petersburg before 1899); 56 [inside] INSCRIPTION: scratch 39842
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973