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MINIATURE EGG

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MINIATURE EGG

Made by: Fedor Afanasiev

On view in: Icon Room


About this object

The egg is carved from goldstone. The ring at the top is made in silver gilt.

Category:
gems
Object name:
MINIATURE EGG
Made from:
Goldstone -- silver gilt
Made in:
RUSSIA: Saint Petersburg
Date made:
1907-1917
Size:
1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.1
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
MARK on ring: 84 for silver standard, FA in Cyrillic for workmaster Feodor Afanasiev (1907-1917)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"