Silver Easter Egg

Egg, Easter

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

H 2.25 in x D 1.5 in

Accession Number:

566.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Wolkow

Description

Silver Easter egg, hollow, consisting of two halves. Engraved floral design and banner with inscription "Хрисосъ (sic) Воскресе" ("Christ is Risen," misspelled). Inside is gilt.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark: delta, kokoshnik facing right, 84 in oval; ПБ in oval; scratched 1919.