Fedor Afanas'ev - A Belle Epoque gold and diamond brooch, St. Petersburg, circa 1911. Of heart-shaped form, with two foliate branches forming a loop on top, set with old-cut diamonds, 56 standard. Height: 3.2cm.
Russian buyer snaps up £2.7m decoration that was worn by the tsar
This diamond brooch was presented to Grand Duchess Ella in on the day of Nikolay II and her sister Alix's coronation. This jewel was one of six brooches made by Faberge by the order of Nikolay II to be given to Grand Duchesses.
I love the arrows over the round cut purple stone, probably amethyst. And the grain, or flowers above, nice piece. Faberge Houston Museum of Natural Science Fabergé: Imperial Jeweler to the Tsars Exhibit
Carl Fabergé - Imperial Tercentenary Pendant, circa A gold and amethyst pendant made from the designs of the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna to celebrate the Romanov Tercentenary of Workshop of Albert Holmström, St.
Russian FABERGE white guilloche enamel and faceted amethyst egg pandant with gold mounts, workmaster Feodor Afanasiev, St. Petersburg, circa Maria Vladimirovna Chatelain, Lady in Waiting of Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna (sister of Nicholas II).