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MINIATURE EGG

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The pendant is egg shaped and carved from a single piece of hardstone, probably blue john. At the top is a silver ring for suspension.

Category:
gems
Object name:
MINIATURE EGG
Made from:
Derby feldspar (blue john) -- silver
Made in:
RUSSIA
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.3
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
MARK illegible
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Fabergé Rediscovered"