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1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg

1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg
1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg
1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg
1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg
1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg

1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg
6 Inches Tall X 2.5 Inches in Diameter Enamel, Gold Plated Pewter Hand Painted Gift Boxed This hand-painted sparkling egg is adorned with a high-polished enamel with golden trim. The egg opens on a hinge and closes shut with a magnet, to keep the box securely shut. The piece comes in a beautiful gift box. History:The Bouquet of Lilies Clock Egg (or the Madonna Lily Egg) is a jeweled Easter egg made under the supervision of Peter Carl Faberge in 1899 for Tsar Nicholas II as an Easter gift to his wife, the Alexandra Fyodorovna. It is currently held in the Kremlin Armory Museum in Moscow and it is one of the few Royal Russian eggs that have never left Russia. The egg-shaped decorative clock and its rectangular pedestal are decorated. BestPysanky 1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg. BestPysanky Website SKU # QB-02. 6 Inches Tall X 2.5 Inches in Diameter. Enamel, Gold Plated Pewter. This hand-painted sparkling egg is adorned with a high-polished enamel with golden trim. History: The Bouquet of Lilies Clock Egg (or the Madonna Lily Egg) is a jeweled Easter egg made under the supervision of Peter Carl Faberge in 1899 for Tsar Nicholas II as an Easter gift to his wife, the Alexandra Fyodorovna. The egg-shaped decorative clock and its rectangular pedestal are decorated with translucent enamel on a guilloche background. The body of the clock is divided into twelve parts which are outlined in diamond-studded stripes. The belt of the dial which revolves around the perimeter of the egg is enameled white with twelve Roman numerals set in diamonds. The hours are indicated by a diamond clock hand shaped like the head of an arrow in a drawn bow. The egg uses the language of flowers which was well known at the time. The roses were symbols of love and the lilies were a symbol of purity and innocence. The item “1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg” is in sale since Wednesday, August 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Faberge”. The seller is “bestpysanky” and is located in Morton Grove, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation
  • SH-amazon[feature-1]: 6 Inches Tall X 2.5 Inches Diameter
  • SH-amazon[feature-2]: Hand Painted
  • SH-amazon[feature-3]: 14 Karat Gold Plated
  • SH-amazon[feature-4]: Russian Imperial Faberge Egg
  • SH-amazon[feature-5]: Comes in Beautiful Gift Box with Sating Lining
  • SH-product[color_map]: Gold
  • SH-product[item_shape]: Egg, Rectangular
  • SH-product[keywords]: Faberge replicas Imperial royal collectible Easter egg decorative
  • SH-product[material_type]: Gold, Pewter, Enamel
  • SH-product[pattern_name]: Image, Striped, Leaves, Text
  • SH-product[theme]: History & Culture

1899 Bouquet of Lilies Clock Royal Russian Egg