A Tiffany miniature
favrile glass bowl in Fabergé silver-gilt mount modelled by J.V.
Aarne, Russia, 1896-1908.
Bowl of colourless
glass with a blue-gold iridescent layer and four-lobed base, fixed in a
silver-gilt mount shaped as entwined Ginkgo
height 4cm, diameter 5cm.
& Co was also active in Russia. In 1883 the firm was appointed official
supplier to the Grossfürsten Paul, Sergej & Alexej Alexandrowitsch,
the brother of Zsar Alexander III. Very few vases by Tiffany with Fabergé
mounts are known.
photo © Cor Kwant