Objects
Surprise of the Easter Egg ‘Memory of Azov’. Master: Perkhin Michael. 1891
Surprise of the Easter Egg ‘Memory of Azov’. Master: Perkhin Michael. 1891
Object type
Surprise of the Easter Egg ‘Memory of Azov’
Place of origin
Russia, St. Petersburg
Date
Organization
C. Fabergé firm
Author
Master: Perkhin Michael
Materials
Platinum, gold, precious stones, gems, non-precious metal
Technique
Engraving, stone carving, mounting, fretwork
Dimensions
Height: 4,6 cm; length: 8,0 cm
Object history note
Presented by Emperor Alexander III to Empress Maria Feodorovna on Easter in 1891.
Publications
Works of C.Faberge Firm in collections of the Moscow Kremlin Museums. M-media issue. M., 2011
Carl Faberge and masters of stone cutting. Gemstone treasures of Russia. Catalogue of exhibition. M., 2011
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
МР-645/2