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commenced 1842 – 1918

manufacturer (organisation)


Olonetsk District, Russia 1860 – St Petersburg, Russia 1903

head workmaster

Miniature Easter egg 1886-1903 Place made: St Petersburg, Russia, Russia
Materials & Technique: metalwork, decorative design, gold, enamel, diamond Support: Holly wood presentation case lined with silk

Primary Insc: Perchin initials stamped inside egg. Faberge stamp.
Tertiary Insc: Faberge crest stamped inside presentation box.
Dimensions: 4 h x 2.4 w cm case 3.1 h x 7 w x 5.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr and Mrs James S Ramsay through the Australian National Gallery Foundation 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.1298