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Edwardian Silver Gilt Egg with Chick Inside

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An unusual silver egg pendant with an emerging chick. It was most likely made in Russian between 1900-1910. The chick’s head is enamelled in yellow. The Russian Orthodox church takes Easter very seriously, so over the years the tradition of giving eggs has grown.

Written by Olly Gerrish


Date & OriginEdwardian (1901-1914), Probably Russian
MeasurementsHeight 1.4 cm
Width 2 cm
ConditionGood, some enamel deficient. Slight split to one side
HallmarksUnmarked, tested to gilded silver
ProvenanceProbably Russian
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