Even the surprise is the same, but has a slightly different look - a basket of white enameled flowers, with ruby centers and green enamel leaves. This egg now belongs in a private collection, somewhere in the world.
Title: Easter Egg with the Images of Saints Place of creation: Russia Authors: The author of a sketch: Painter: Date: 1916 Material: porcelain
A PRESENT FROM EMPRESS MARIA FEDOROVNA OF RUSSIA A Fabergé two-colour gold and bowenite egg-shaped gum pot, workmaster: Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890 Estimate 22,385 - 29,846 USD LOT SOLD. 91,403 USD. 24/11/08