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St. Petersburg, Russia
Overall: 5 1/2 × 4 5/8 × 7/16 in. (13.97 × 11.75 × 1.11 cm)
47.20.308
Fabergé, initials of workmaster Victor Aarne, assay mark of St. Petersburg 1899 –1908, 88 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

Lillian Thomas Pratt Collection of Fabergé, coinciding with Fabergé in America, Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 12 - April 18, 1996, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, May 25 - July 28, 1996, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, August 24 - November 10, 1996, New Orleans Museum of Art, December 7, 1996 - February 8, 1997, Cleveland Museum of Art, March 12 - May 11, 1997
Exhibition backdrop for small exhibition on Fabergé from the Forbes Collection, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, Albuquerque, NM, beginning October 1996

Parker Lesley. Faberge (Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1976) p. 83, illus., no. 178. (photo in illus. deptcts Alexander II in his study from photo album)

Geza Von Habsburg. Faberge Revealed (Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2011) p. 247, illus., no. 150.

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