August Hollming, Fabergé (, St. Petersburg, early 20th century)

A Russian 14k gold purple opaque enamel pendant ball-watch, circular white dial with Arabic numerals, surrounded by rose-cut diamonds, reverse with scrolling gold pattern around the glazed movement, suspended from a rose-cut diamond collet to a serpentine brooch, adorned with a fabulous fish, set with rose-cut diamonds and a ruby, with an oar and a spearhead behind. Carl Fabergé, workmaster August Hollming, 56 standard. St. Petersburg, early 20th century. Swiss spherical movement in at least two layers from Henry-Daniel Capt, Geneva, retailed by Louis Gallopin & Cie. H. 6 cm.

Provenance: Private North-German collection.

Additional Remarks

All wristwatches up for auction were in working condition at the time of their consignment and inspection, but they have not been tested over a longer period of time. Since the wristwatches are in a used condition, no warranty is provided for their functionality or of the originality of any replaced parts in the wristwatches, such as the dial, hands, bezel, mechanical parts etc.

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Please contact Bruun Rasmussen regarding this via email: bids@bruun-rasmussen.dk or tel.: +45 8818 1013.


Russian art & antiques, 2 December 2021


50,000–60,000 DKK


Price realised

44,000 DKK