A Fabergé egg is any one of the thousands of jeweled eggs made by the House of Fabergé from 1885 through 1917.
The eggs are made of precious metals or hard stones decorated with combinations of enamel and gem stones. The term "Fabergé egg" has become a synonym of luxury and the eggs are regarded as masterpieces of the jeweller's art.
A Fabergé egg (Russian: Яйца Фаберже́; yaytsa faberzhe) is one of a limited
number of jeweled eggs created by Peter Carl Fa...
The series of Easter eggs created by Fabergé for the Russian Imperial family,
from 1885 through to 1916, is regarded as the artist-goldsmith's greatest and
In this History of the Holidays video, learn the origin of one of Easter's most
elegant decorations, the Faberge egg. The first Faberge egg, or imperial egg,
The First Imperial Easter Egg
In 1885 Fabergé won the Gold Medal at an exhibition in Nuremberg for his replicas of the antique treasures of Kerch. It reminded her of home and each year thereafter, a new egg
was commissioned by the Czar and created by Fabergé for the C... More »
Fabergé Eggs: Mementos of a ... Easter is the most joyful celebration of the
Orthodox faith in Russia. ... Fabergé with a commissionfor an Easter egg every
Mar 20, 2014 ... 5 photos: Lost Faberge Imperial Egg saved from scrap .... object: the Third
Imperial Easter Egg, made by Faberge for the Russian royal family ...
According to author Géza von Habsburg: "When Fabergé saw that all was lost –
all of the members of the Imperial family on Russian soil had been murdered ...
Apr 3, 2015 ... Known as the “Hen Egg,” it became the first of 50 Fabergé Imperial eggs
produced over 32 years. The violent Russian revolutions of 1917 saw ...
Feb 25, 2015 ... Q. What is a Fabergé Egg? A. It is a piece of decorative art created by the House
of Fabergé, a jewellery company founded in 1842 in Russia.