A hand seal by Carl Faberge, St Peterburg, Russia, pre.1886. Mounted as a seal by Carl Faberge, this Siberian aquamarine crystal of hexagonal form is encircled by a gold handle in the form of a snake set with cabochon ruby, and is signed with the initials of the chief workmaster Erik Kollin. Available from Wartski, 14 Grafton Street, London www.wartski.com
Modern Fabergé L'Oeuf Diaghilev Saphir/ The Sapphire Diaghilev Egg Pendant features round blue sapphires, moonstones, round white diamonds and tapered baguette white diamonds set in 18 carat white gold.
'Dragon King' brooch from a Russian fable of the underworld, uses Faberge’s color palette of jewels: colored diamonds, Brazilian tourmalines (w/bits of copper are neon green or blue) and orange Padparadscha sapphires.