A Faberge hardstone carving of a tortoise, St. Petersburg, circa 1900 the small creature carved in pale green hardstone, probably beryl, the cabochon ruby eyes set in gold. Contained in original fitted red leather case. length 1 in.
The Royal Collection: Duckling Creator: Henrik Emanuel Wigström A duckling, carved in pale cream-brown aventurine quartz with cabochon ruby eyes and chased red gold legs. The aventurine quartz used for this study of a duckling lacks the naturalism of othe