Guilloche Enamel Match Safe Match Safe
This is a match safe. It was made by August Wilhelm Holmstrom and retailed by Fabergé. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is metal, enamel, topaz. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 4.5 x 3.6 x 1cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/16 x 3/8in.)
It has the following markings
Russian marks, in Cyrillic, stamped on bezel: 88 for high standard, workmaster's initials, Faberge mark.
Cite this object as
Guilloche Enamel Match Safe Match Safe; Made by August Wilhelm Holmstrom (1829 – 1903); Russia; metal, enamel, topaz; H x W x D: 4.5 x 3.6 x 1cm (1 3/4 x 1 7/16 x 3/8in.); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-482
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Foreign Exchange.