Rose Trellis Egg by Fabergé

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Mark Cartwright
by Walters Art Museum
published on 03 May 2021
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The 1907 Rose Trellis Egg by Peter Carl Fabergé (1846-1920). The egg was given by Tsar Nicholas II (r. 1894-1917) to his wife Alexandra Feodorovna. The egg is made of gold with pink and green enamel. The latticework is decorated with rose diamonds. The surprise has been lost but was a diamond necklace with an ivory miniature portrait of the empress. The egg measures 7.7 cm (3 in) in height.

Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, USA.

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