Lot 69. AN IMPERIAL PRESENTATION GOLD LOCKET

Starting price:£ 5 000
Auction date:21.07.2020   17:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 69 | AN IMPERIAL PRESENTATION GOLD LOCKET
Oval, the hinged cover opening to reveal two compartments, set with a painted icon of the Mother of God of Kazan on the left and St Alexander Nevsky on the right, the cover engraved with the Russian inscription '[To] the Beloved / Monarch / 19 February 1880', the reverse further engraved with a Russian prayer, with suspension loop, apparently unmarked, with an import mark
13/4 in. (4.5 cm.) high, excluding loop

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CHRISTIE'S
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8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview01.07.2020 - 21.07.2020
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