A Fabergé diamond-set gold and silver tie pin, by workmaster Oskar Pihl, circa 1890. The terminal formed as a gold cypher of Alexander III against a silver and gold anchor, to a silver crown surmount with old brilliant and rose-cut diamond detail. | Christies.com #Faberge
A fierce dragon watches menacingly while maintaining a certain regal composure. The jewel is beautifully rendered - note the fine details of the wings, the scales along the neck and body and the expressive features of the head. Crafted in 14kt gold, circa 1900.