The Easter Egg "Order of St. George" (1916)

The Easter Egg "Order of St. George" (1916)
«The Easter Egg "Order of St. George" (1916)»
The Order of St. George Egg, also called the Cross of St. George Egg is the last Imperial egg of Fabergé that the Dowager Empress Maria Fedorovna received as a gift on Easter from her son, Empire Nicholas II, in 1916. This beautiful jeweled enameled Easter egg was made under the supervision of the Russian jeweler Carl Fabergé In the next year, Carl started to work on the Karelian Birch egg that was intended for Maria on Easter 1917, but it never reached her because of the country was broken by two revolutions.

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