Easter Egg with Cypher of Empress Maria Fedorovna

Egg, Easter

Creator:

Imperial Porcelain Factory

Date:

1917

Materials:

Ribbon and Porcelain

Dimensions:

H 3.5 in x D 3 in

Accession Number:

557.84

Credit Line:

Bequest. Brannon, Elisabeth. 1984

Description

Porcelain egg; speckled maroon glaze with green and blue spots (sang de boeuf). On front is gold cypher of the Empress Maria Fedorovna surmounted by crown. Scarlet ribbon passed through hole in center of egg.