The Rothschild Clock Egg, Egg of Imperial Quality, varicoloured gold, pearls, diamonds, enamel, 1902. Presented by Beatrice Eprussi de Rothschild to Germaine Halphen on the occasion of her engagement to Beatrice's brother Baron Edouard de Rothschild. Russia, Moscow by Alexander Ivanov
AN IMPERIAL PRESENTATION CIGARETTE CASE BY FABERGÉ, WORKMASTER'S MARK OF AUGUST HOLMSTRÖM, ST PETERSBURG, 1899-1904 Rectangular with rounded corners, the body enamelled in translucent green over a sunburst guilloché ground, the upper left corner of the hinged cover applied with a diamond-set Imperial double-headed eagle, with rose-cut diamond push-piece. Provenance: By family tradition, presented by Emperor Nicholas II to Captain John Nicholas, Superintendent at the Royal Mews, London.
Czarina Alexandra Fyodorovna. The surprise is a jewelled and enamelled miniature frame painted with the profiles in camaieu brun of the five Imperial children on an opalescent pink enamel ground surrounded by green enamel husk and pearls, surmounted by an Imperial crown set with rose diamonds..
A FABERGÉ JEWELLED ENAMEL BOX, MOSCOW, 1899-1908 oval, the surface enamelled in translucent lemon yellow over wavy engine-turning, the lid centred with a rose-cut diamond within dendritic tendrils, bound with chased two-colour gold laurel bands and painted leaf and berry borders, diamond-set thumbpiece, gilt interior, with K Fabergé in Cyrillic beneath the Imperial Warrant and Cyrillic initials KF, 84 standard