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4765, Jan. 4, 1934

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 8, Item: SC07.02.3.034
Identifier: SC07.02.3.034
4765
4765

Scope and Contents

Transcription: [double-headed eagle] RUSSIAN IMPERIAL EXHIBIT January 4th, 1934. Article No. 4765 A slender gold column of exquisite workmanship, with a miniature of Nicholai II on it set with diamonds and crystals. The column is delicately chased with Icanthus leaves in green gold, a touch characteristic of Faberge who made the bibelot for the Czarina to present to Nicholai II on his birthday in 1907. It is contained in the original case and was found in the Alexander Palace.

From the Hammer Collection – Three East Fifty-second Street, New York, N. Y.

Dates

  • Jan. 4, 1934

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Digitization of the collection has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The digital collection can be accessed through the VMFA Collections Search website.

Conditions Governing Use

No Copyright - United States: http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en

Biographical / Historical

American--1

Extent

1 page

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

Related Materials

47.20.303, 47.20.367

Physical Description

Paper

Physical Facet

Sales records

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

Contact:
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