A FABERGE BOWENITE AND ENAMEL GOLD-MOUNTED PARASOL HANDLE
Henrik Wigstrom, St. Petersburg, 1899 – 1908
The bowenite hook-form handle above a mount enameled in translucent salmon pink over a wavy guilloche ground,
decorated with gold laurel bands, in original retailer’s box stamped “A.I. Sumin” in Cyrillic
Marked on lower mount with workmaster’s mark of Henrik Wigstrom and 56 Russian gold standard
Height 3 1/8 in. (8 cm), width 3 in. (7,5 cm)
Small area of production imperfection in guilloche ground just above the lower band, see image #7, some wear to the box consistent with age. Good overall condition.
Item Nr. 2269 (Faberge bowenite handle)