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Egg

Made by: Rückert, Fedor

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

Egg is decorated with a tree and leaf design and the background is covered with a Chinese red enamel. Inspiration was Art Nouveau style. Interior is silver gilt.

Category:
ENAMELS
Object name:
Egg
Made from:
Silver gilt -- enamel
Made in:
RUSSIA: Moscow
Date made:
1899-1908
Size:
overall __3.60 IN __2.60 IN
overall __9.16 CM __6.62 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
15.52.1-2
Class:
ENAMEL
Signature marks:
MARK __inside: 84, kokoshnik facing left IL in cyrillic (Ivan Lebedkin) for Moscow, FR in cyrillic, In each compartment: N118
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Russian Enamels: Kievan Rus to Fabergé","Russian Art at Hillwood"