Russian Imperial style 1888 Egg Stand with Three Rampant Lions . 22k gold finished mountings. Measures approx: 2" in height by 3.25" in width. This stand will hold a 3.5" to 4" tall size egg. This design is an adaptation from the original lions base from the 1888 Danish Jubillee Egg given to Empress Marie Feodorovna by Tsar Alexander III.
Two of Saint Petersbourgs 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.