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Easter Egg Charm, Oct. 2, 1939

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 9, Item: SC07.02.3.123
Identifier: SC07.02.3.123
Easter Egg Charm
Easter Egg Charm

Scope and Contents

Transcription: [double-headed eagle] EASTER EGG CHARM Unusual Easter Egg pendant of gold, set with sapphires and diamonds in a connecting design resembling three medallions suspended from triangular ribbon pieces. It is surmounted by two loops, one of which is hallmarked (indistinctly). Designed by Carl Faberge, illustrious Russian court jeweler, the little charm is characteristic of those which he made expressly for the young Grand Duchesses, daughters of Tsar Nikolai II. Mrs. John L. Pratt October 2, 1939 FROM THE HAMMER COLLECTION – 682 FIFTH AVENUE – NEW YORK


  • Oct. 2, 1939


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

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Hammer Collection, Hammer Galleries, Fifth Avenue

Digitization of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Archives has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

Margaret R. and Robert M. Freeman Library
200 N. Arthur Ashe Boulevard
Richmond VA 23220-4007 United States