1899–1908
Russian
Containers
Decorative Arts
nephrite, gold, silver-gilt, enamel, rock crystal
St. Petersburg, Russia
Overall: 3 7/8 × 3 in. (9.84 × 7.62 cm)
47.20.301
Fabergé, initials of workmaster Fedor Afanas’ev, assay mark of St. Petersburg 1899 –1908, assay master Iakov Liapunov, 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

Collector of the Year,Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 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. 79, illus p. 196-197).

Lesley, Parker. Faberge. Richmond, VA: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1976. (cat. no. 147, illus p. 303).
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