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Miniature Box with Lid in the form of an Egg and Stand

A work made of nephrite and gold mounts.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of nephrite and gold mounts.

Date:

c. 1900

Artist:

Fabergé Workshop
Saint Petersburg or Moscow, Russia, 1862-1930
Master Craftsman: Henrik Wigstrom
Russian, 1862-c.1930

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Henrik Wigström

Title

Miniature Box with Lid in the form of an Egg and Stand

Place

Saint Petersburg (Object made in)

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1895–1905

Medium

Nephrite and gold mounts

Dimensions

Egg: 4.6 × 3.2 cm (1 13/16 × 1 1/4 in.); Stand: 4 × 4.1 × 3.8 cm (1 9/16 × 1 5/8 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Barancik

Reference Number

1975.701

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