Easter Egg with Monogram of Empress Alexandra

Egg, Easter

Date:

1917

Materials:

Porcelain and Ribbon

Dimensions:

H 2.5 in x D 2 in

Accession Number:

545.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Lukomskii, Mstislav Vsevolodovich. 1984

Description

White porcelain Easter egg with gold monogram of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna (AѲ surmounted by crown). On a blue ribbon passed through opening through center of egg.

History Note

Belonged to Galina Lukomskaia (nee Rybakova) (d. 1941), first wife of donor - Mstislav Vsevolodovich Lukomskii. She brought the egg with her out of Russia.