L'Oeuf aux Roses - The Roses Egg
A luscious, lavishly gem-encrusted egg pendant, part of Les Fameux de Fabergé, celebrating the roses treasured by Catherine the Great, carefully nurtured and guarded in her gardens at Tsarskoye Selo, and later adored by the Russian high society of Peter Carl Fabergé’s world. Skillfully crafted in white gold, silver and platinum, the egg pendant is clustered with red and pink roses set with an array of gemstones, including rubies, red spinels, pink sapphires, diamonds, emeralds and a rare colour change garnet, suspended from an elegant necklace of rubellite beads and a ribbon of diamonds.
This piece is set in white gold, platinum and silver. The egg features white diamonds, red spinels, pink sapphires, rubies, emeralds and colour change garnet. The ribbon and necklace feature cabochon rubellites, diamonds and pink sapphires.