This kind of works were very demanded by the European market during the first decades of the XX century. Many Russian workshops created their works to be exported, following in the wake of Carl Fabergé, who knew well how to win the favour of the public thanks to the eggs he created for the Imperial Family.


  • Title: Peking Egg
  • Creator: Gregory Sbitnev
  • Date Created: 1908/1917
  • Location Created: Moscow
  • Physical Dimensions: h90 mm
  • Type: jewellery
  • Rights: Photo: Imagen M.A.S., Photo: Imagen M.A.S.
  • Medium: Silver decorated with Cloisonné enamel

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