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    Sale 7461

    Russian Works of Art Including The Rothschild Fabergé Egg

    28 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 104

    A porcelain Easter egg

    BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A porcelain Easter egg
    by the Imperial Porcelain Factory, St. Petersburg, late 19th century
    Ovoid, the ox blood glaze with moulded and gilt cypher of Empress Maria Feodorovna, beneath the Imperial crown, with gilt surrounds to the appertures, apparently unmarked
    4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm.) high


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