Musical Animated Carousel Egg with Case. Extremely detailed masterpiece, with dozens of jewelcut Austrian gemstones. Numerous elaborate 22k gold plate bronze mounts, with matching Cabriole leg base stand. Natural egg design. Enameled a rich Mocha Brown color with gold mounted accents. When the crown finial is wound, the quality mechanical movement plays the Rogers and Hammerstein "Carousel Waltz" from the Broadway Show CAROUSEL. The horses rotate in animation as the music plays. Measures approx 5.75" in height. Six decorated panels open manually to reveal the inner Carousel. Pierced upper section of egg. Comes with hinged presentation case. Condition is new, and is an authorized authentic reproduction masterpiece of the original Carl Faberge design . Usually sold exclusively in St. Petersburg and Moscow Museum and Palace gift shops, in Russia.
**** Two of Saint Petersburgs finest Russian Imperial Art Museums have been awarded the commission rights to restore and to produce certain Faberge masterpieces. These museums are working along with regional ateliers, where some of the 19th century designs were first made. Condition is new, and is an authentically reproduced masterpiece of an original Carl Faberge design . Usually sold exclusively in St. Petersburg and Moscow Cathedral, Museum, and Palace gift shops, in Russia. ****