Objects
Easter Egg commemorating Tercentenary of the House of Romanov. Maker: H. Wigström, painter: V. Zuyev. 1913
Easter Egg commemorating Tercentenary of the House of Romanov. Maker: H. Wigström, painter: V. Zuyev. 1913
Object type
Easter Egg commemorating Tercentenary of the House of Romanov
Place of origin
Russia, Saint Petersburg
Date
Organization
Faberge Firm
Author
Maker: H. Wigström, painter: V. Zuyev
Materials
Gold, silver, brilliants, rose-cut diamonds, purpurin, steel, turquoise, rock crystal, ivory, glass
Technique
Casting, enamel, watercolours, chasing, engraving, guilloche, blueing, painting, gilding
Dimensions
Height: 19,0 cm; diameter of the base: 7,8 cm
Object history note
A gift of Nicholas II to Empress Alexandra Fedorovna for the Easter in 1913
Publications
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
Morshakova E.A, Bobrovnitskaya I.A., Kogut E.V., Martynova M.V., Orlenko S.P. 'Map of Russia. Historical milestones' Moscow, 2014
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
МР-651