Easter Egg “Religious”
This Russian Easter egg is reminiscent of the exquisite works of the Fabergé company.
Brass, imitation jewels, enamelled, gildied, wood
Height: 110 mm (4 in)
Weight: 400 grams
This Russian Easter egg is reminiscent of the exquisite works of the Faberge company. It features the famous St.Pantaleon, a great Martyr Pantaleon, healer.
The Faberge eggs began in 1884 with an Easter egg made by the brilliant Russian jeweller Faberge for the Russian tsar Alexander III that became a gift for his wife.
Then Nicholas II, Alexander son and last Russian Emperor, continued the tradition.