Faberge Egg The Orange Tree Or The Bay Tree Romanov Russian Royal Trinket Box
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Faberge Egg The Orange Tree Or The Bay Tree Romanov Russian Royal Trinket Box:
Faberge Egg The Orange Tree or The Laurel Tree Romanov Russian Royal Trinket Box
Egg the Orange tree as known as egg the Laurel tree, the famous superior item of the jeweler house of Faberge, is ordered by Emperor Nikolay II as a gift of mother, Empress Maria Fiodorovna for Easter of 1911.
In 1927 Egg was one of nine eggs sold by All-union association Antiques to Emanuel Snouman London. Since then passed through hands of five various owners and it was sold by the madam Mildred Kaplan Malkom Forbes in 1965. 2004 - Sotheby sale New York - Victor Vekselberg, Moscow.
Egg the Orange tree is openwork interweaving of nephrite crown of the tree. In the wreath of leaves there are hiding flowers and fruit in the form of precious stones. The round top of a tree opens and there is a little bird.
Materials: Gold alloy, transparent jewelry enamel, Australian crystals.
Measurements: 3.2 x 1.5 in (8 x 3.7 cm)
Beautiful gold gift box