(5350)
 

Agathon Fabergé
(1876-1951)


Biographical

A gemologist.[U41]
Managed the St Petersburg branch of Fabergé.[U41]
Opened an antiques shop in Petrograd, 1916.[U41]
Arrested by the Bolsheviks and imprisoned 1917-19.[U41]
Accepted a post as a gemmologist in Moscow under the communists as an appraiser of confiscated valuables, 1921.[U41]
Escaped with his family to Finland, 1927.[U41]

Place of birth: St Petersburg[P72]
Place of death: Helsinki[P72]


 

 

Families | Lands | Abbreviations and Symbols | Sources

© 2021 The Universal Compendium