A Fabergé two-colour gold and enamel miniature egg pendant, workmaster: Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, 1899-1903

the surface enamelled in translucent white over a textured gold ground, the opening with chased laurel border, rose-cut diamond thumbpiece, with workmaster's initials, 56 standard. height: 1.8cm, 9/16 in. Est. 3,000—5,000 GBP. Lot Sold 14,375 GBP

Sotheby's. Russian Works of Art, Fabergé and Icons Day Sale. 10 Jun 09. London www.sothebys.com