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  1. Shelling out

    Posted Sep 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kylie Knott Faberge's first collection of couture eggs since the Russian Revolution in 1917 has been launched. The Les Fameux de Faberge and Les Frissons de Faberge collections ... and rubies. It costs US$600,000. These pendants pay homage to the legendary Imperial Eggs created by Peter Carl Faberge for Russia's imperial family, the Ramanov's. These new collections ...

  2. News - World - ANTIQUES

    Scrap dealer’s bargain buy at US flea market a Faberge egg worth millions

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 09:56pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in London Flea market 'bargain' a Faberge egg A scrap metal dealer who bought a decorative egg at a flea market in the American midwest for US$14,000 has ... missing Faberge imperial eggs. London-based Kieran McCarthy of Wartski, which specialises in Russian artefacts, said the scrap metal dealer began to suspect he was holding a rare piece after ...

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    Faberge trunk show features Russian royal antiques

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... founded by Gustav Fabergé in 1842, is famous for the decorative eggs it made for the Russian imperial court, many of which were destroyed during the Russian revolution. Flohr brought some ... Vivian Chen vivian.chen@scmp.com Stagnant Faberge gets fresh look at IFC Mall trunk show The chance to breath new life into a brand that had stagnated for almost a century was a challenge ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EXHIBITIONS

    Fabergé eggs set to whip up interest at Heritage Museum

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Fabergé eggs set to whip up interest They're the stuff of legends, the ornately carved, jewel-encrusted eggs commissioned by the last Russian royals ... Fabergé egg in its collection. That egg was commissioned in 1917, when the Russian revolution ended the Romanov dynasty and led to the communist Bolshevik takeover. "Nicholas II dedicated ...


    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Khuroum Ali Bukhari Most will have heard of Faberg? the jeweller whose decorative eggs became a favourite of Russian tsars. Created between 1885 and 1916, the eggs came to define Faberg?s reputation for opulent designs and intricate detailing. But all this came to an end when Faberg?s ateliers were seized by the Bolsheviks, after the Romanov dynasty were removed from power during ...

  6. Faberge

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... Divia Harilela Who started it? Peter Carl Faberge served as jeweller and goldsmith to the Russian imperial court in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, creating exquisite jewels and objects for the tsar and his wife, including the legendary Faberge eggs. The brand disappeared after the Russian Revolution of 1917 but is being relaunched by a group of owners that includes ...


    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kylie Knott The series of Easter eggs created by Faberg?for the Russian imperial family are the most celebrated of all the jeweller's works, and are considered to be some of the last ... eggs Faberg?made for the imperial family from 1885 through to 1916, only 42 have survived. ...

  8. Egg show at Science Museum

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Lauren Crothers

    ... Lauren Crothers While we all love giving and receiving Easter eggs, and we know that eggs symbolise new life, there is more to eggs than meets the eye. To celebrate Easter and to demonstrate the scientific phenomenon of the egg, the Hong Kong Science Museum has organisied an Easter egg show on April 19 and 21. Both demonstrations will take place in the lecture hall, ...

  9. Easter story

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Annabel Walker

    ... America. The most famous decorated Easter eggs were made by Russian goldsmith Peter Carl Faberge for the Russian royal family in the nineteenth century. His designs used platinum, diamonds ... Annabel Walker Ever wondered why we celebrate Easter with chocolate bunnies and sweet eggs? The two don't seem to go together and don't seem to have any connection to religion, ...




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