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before 1899
Russian
Containers-Boxes
Decorative Arts
nephrite, ivory, gold, gold-plated copper, rubies, diamonds
St. Petersburg, Russia
Overall: 3 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (8.26 × 9.53 cm)
47.20.277a-b
Fabergé, early initials of workmaster Mikhail Perkhin, assay mark of St. Petersburg before 1899, 56 zolotnik
Bequest of Lillian Thomas Pratt
Fabergé Revealed, Palace Museum, Beijing, China, April 16 - July 17, 2016

Fabergé: Jeweler to the Tsars, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, June 20 – September 27, 2015

Fabergé Revealed, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 14, 2014 - May 25, 2015

Fabulous Fabergé, Jeweler to the Czars, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, June 14 - October 12, 2014

Fabergé Revealed, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, June 22 - September 29, 2013

Fabergé: The Rise and Fall, Detroit Institute of Art, October 14, 2012 - January 21, 2013

The Collector of the Year, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, February 6 - March 13, 1983.
Von Habsburg, Géza, et al. Fabergé Revealed at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. New York: Skira Rizzoli Publications, Inc., with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2011. Exhibition catalog. (cat. no. 60, illus p.184).

Lesley, Parker. Faberge. Richmond, VA: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1976. (p. 143, illus. 293)
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