Objects
‘Alexander III Monument’ Easter Egg. 1910
‘Alexander III Monument’ Easter Egg. 1910
Object type
‘Alexander III Monument’ Easter Egg
Place of origin
Russia, St. Petersburg
Date
Organization
C. Fabergé firm
Materials
Platinum, gold, rose-cut diamonds, stones
Technique
Casting, chasing, stone carving, stone turning ), fretwork, engraving, mounting
Dimensions
Height: 15,5 cm; Size of the base: 11,5 х 11,5 cm
Object history note
Presented by Emperor Nicholas II to Empress Maria Feodorovna on Easter in 1910.
Publications
Carl Faberge and masters of stone cutting. Gemstone treasures of Russia. Catalogue of exhibition. M., 2011
Muntian T. The world of Faberge: to mark the 150th Anniversary of the Russian jewellery firm. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow – Vienna, 1992
Works of C.Faberge Firm in collections of the Moscow Kremlin Museums. M-media issue. M., 2011
Museum number
МР-650/1