A GIFT FROM EMPRESS ALEXANDRA FEODOROVNA THE 25TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY: A FABERGÉ IMPERIAL JEWELLED 4-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE, ST PETERSBURG, 1899 SOLD. 612,450 GBP in neoclassical taste, the surface richly chased, the base applied with diamond-set Roman numeral XXV, reversible to form the Latin initials M and V for Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna and Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich in commemoration of their 25th wedding anniversary. From the Romanov Heirloom sale at Sotheby's.
SALE! Was $16... now $12.50! These beauties are made with matte dark teal , light opal peach, black, & golden seed beads, with gold plated cable chain, headpins & hoops. They measure just under 3-1/2 long which includes the plated lever back ear wires, & 7/8 wide.