TSAAR NIKOLAAS II AND TSARINA ALEXANDRA - 2 opaline glass busts (2) - 1908

Description
TSAAR NIKOLAAS II AND TSARINA ALEXANDRA - 2 opaline glass busts (2) - 1908
France

Two opaline glass busts of Tsar Nikolas II and Tsarina Alexandra.
By Legras on the occasion of their visit to France in 1908.
Verrerie de Saint-Denis et Pantin Réunies.
These were lids for bonbons;
Le Tsar Nicolas II Bonbons John Tavernier
La Tsarine Bonbons John Tavernier
There's a crack inside the Tsarina, probably glued.

These busts are depicted in: 'Francois-Theodore Legras, Verrerie artistique et populaire Francaise', p. 136

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
TSAAR NIKOLAAS II AND TSARINA ALEXANDRA - 2 opaline glass busts
Manufacturer/ Brand
Legras
Estimated Period
1908
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
31×20×11 cm
Weight
2121 g
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