This is a limited edition, very rare to be found
Egg signed by FABERGÉ enamel with a 24 k gold plated finish, decorated with t enamel guilloche and accented with austrian crytals and base pearls
Sold with its authenticity certificate and its original exhibition box
Dimensions of the egg and base ca 9cm
box ca 13x9x11 cm
The Fabergé family originated in France but was forced to leave the country due to religious persecution. During the 18th century, the family settled in Russia. Peter Carl Fabergé was born on May 30, 1846, the son of a goldsmith. After apprenticing with several master goldsmiths in Germany, France and England, Peter Carl Fabergé returned to St. Petersburg a highly accomplished craftsman. In 1885, Peter Carl Faberge presented the first Imperial Egg to Czar Alexander III and soon became the most famous jeweler in the world.