This rare original Faberge egg pendant was made in St. Petersburg between 1908 and 1917. The pendant is designed as an egg-shaped gold nugget embellished with stylized diamond flowers or berries in Art Nouveau taste . The flowers/berries are bezel-set with two old cushion and two rose cut diamonds.
The egg is marked with 56 zolotnik Imperial gold standard and initials ‘AH’ for Faberge’s workmaster Albert Holmstrom.
Length without suspension ring 17 mm (5/8 in.)