House of Fabergé - The Imperial Egg Chess set - Chess set (1) - Authentic rubies and gems - 916/1000 gold and 925/1000 silver plated enamel

Description
House of Fabergé - The Imperial Egg Chess set - Chess set (1) - Authentic rubies and gems - 916/1000 gold and 925/1000 silver plated enamel
USA - 1990

Beautiful collection egg from the House of Fabergé & Franklin Mint.

Released on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Peter Carl Faberge.

At the top of the tip is a pair of tweezers used to move chess pieces.
The 32 chess pieces are plated in 24-carat gold (916/1000) and sterling silver (925/1000).
At the bottom of the foot is a drawer where the chess pieces can be stored carefully.
The egg is glazed on the outside in black and red and is finished with red and black gems.
The whole is in good condition. Dimensions: height 23 cm and width 10 cm.
Weight: approx. 1200 grams.
Missing 3 black beads.
Missing a silver pawn that has been replaced by a similar pawn that is not original ( see latest photos ).

Will be carefully packed

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Chess set
Material
Authentic rubies and gems - 916/1000 gold and 925/1000 silver plated enamel
Designer/ Artist
House of Fabergé - The Imperial Egg Chess set
Estimated Period
1990
Country of Origin
USA
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
1.2 kg
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