Imperial Coronation Egg

Created: 1897
The Imperial Coronation Egg is a jewelled egg made to commemorate the 1896 Coronation of Tsar Nicolas II. The egg was presented by Nicolas II as a gift to his spouse, the Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna.

The Imperial Coronation Egg is a jewelled egg made under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1897 by Fabergé ateliers Mikhail Perkhin and Henrik Wigstrom. 

Gold, platinum, silver, diamonds, rhinestone, velvet, notched and guilloché enamel, casting, engraving.