Faberge Mini Egg Pendant Lite Blue Enameled...hallmark With Gold Chick
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Faberge Mini Egg Pendant Lite Blue Enameled...hallmark With Gold Chick:
FABERGE EGG PENDANT LITE BLUE with GOLD CHICKEN HALLMARK 56 zolotnikFaberge egg pendant made in S.-Petersburg Russia 1907-1914. Yellow gold enameled in beautiful pattern. Marked with Faberge's master goldsmith's Total weight 2.6 grams. Marked as 56 zolotnik (14 kt) 14 mm in One thing to remember is that the real pieces were almost always hallmarked before the item was finishedIn many cases, the real hallmarks are partially obliterated in the finishing of the piece, leaving just the faint trace of the name of the firm or the initials of the workmaster. Remember that hallmarking was a legal obligation.Fabergé items have a tactile balance about them as well. It's a hard thing to describe, but when you hold them in your hand, you can sense the quality of the item.
Under the Soviets, citizens were forofferden to own jewelry and expensive bibelots. Many of the pieces were confiscated and simply melted down for their metal.