A Christie's employee prepares a Faberge silver monkey for sale

A Christie's employee holds a Faberge silver table lighter in the form of a smoking monkey at the auction rooms in London,  on May 31. The monkey estimated at 30,000-50,000 pounds ($46,000-75,000) will go for auction in the Russian Sale at Christies's in London on Monday, June 3. Source: AP

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