Russian Imperial Empress Marie White Carriage Egg & Ruby Red enamel pendant Necklace
RUSSIAN IMPERIAL STYLE Czar Coronation Carriage Coach. Enameled in a White Marbled finish, And set with 18K GOLD BEADING AND GEM CUT AUSTRIAN GEMSTONE CRYSTALS, WITH A PORCELAIN ROSE MOUNT. REMINISCENT OF EGGS DESIGNED BY CARL FABERGE FOR THE RUSSIAN COURT. HINGED TOP OPENS TO REVEAL SATIN LINED INNER COMPARTMENT, THAT HOLDS THE SURPRISE OF AN IMPERIAL EGG PENDANT , ENAMELED IN a ruby red GUILLOCHE' enamel, WITH A 20" MATCHING NECKLACE. Carriage MEASURES APPROX 2.5" TALL BY 3" IN WIDTH. 18K Gold plated wheels and carriage frame chassis. Comes in a hinged presentation gift box.
***The Hermitage Museum Shop is within the Winter Palace, being two of St. Petersburg's finest Art Museums. The museum Collection Gift Shop currently offers many Easter Eggs, Pendant Necklaces, Jewelry & carved stone bouquets, all inspired by the majestic art "in the style of Faberge", which their modern craftsmen now create.In decades past items by "I.Faberge, or I.F. (Igor, grandson of Carl Faberge) were also offered, including this necklace. ***