A Stunning Siberian Nephrite Casket by Carl Faberge, an Imperial acquisition bought by Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna. Nephrite was highly prized by the Russians and could only be worked by lapidaries with special permission from the Hermitage Palace. It is accompanied by a purpurine dish also by Faberge.
KARL FABERGÉ - Caixa em prata guilhochada, esmaltada, comemorativa 15 anos. Prata Russa, contrastes de São Petersburgo (1899-1908), marcas de ourives 'A*H'. Redonda, esmalte azul translúcido, transparecendo decoração de gravados, Letras 'XV' cravejadas com diamantes talhe rosa.