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A fancy Fabergé holiday: Hop on over to HMNS for a regal Easter
March 26, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Easter has long been considered a time of rebirth and renewal. In late nineteenth century Russia, there was no better way to celebrate this Christian holiday than with the gift of Easter eggs. Family members would often be given eggs with small chocolates or other surprises inside. But for members of the Russian Imperial family, […]

Rub elbows with the Royal Family at a distinguished lecture from Royal Curator Caroline De Guitaut
February 20, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

Caroline De Guitaut, curator at The Royal Collection Trust in London, is the author of three books on the work of Peter Carl Fabergé — Fabergé’s Animals: A Royal Farm in Miniature, Royal Fabergé, and Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration. Basically, she’s kind of big deal when it comes to the The House of Fabergé, and she’ll […]

Not your average Easter egg: Find the Fabergé Imperial Diamond Trellis Egg at HMNS for one week only
April 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

We’ve seen people get pretty intricate with their Easter egg dyeing (like this guy, and this one, and also this) but we’ve never seen an Easter egg quite as impressive as the one Tsar Alexander III presented to his wife, Tsarina Maria Feodorovna in 1892. Called the Imperial Diamond Trellis Egg and created by renowned […]



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