The Most Expensive Kinder Surprise

Faberge jewelry eggs from different collections: “Oeuf Duchesse”, “Oeuf multi-color spiral” and “Oeuf Cadeau”

We have already reported about Easter Island. The following is another classic under the most popular Easter themes: the Faberge egg.

They are as well known and as the subject of collecting as children surprise eggs, but a lot more expensive: the legendary Faberge eggs. As pendants, they are a recurring part of the collections, and constantly new oval variations are presented.

The first eggs which made Carl Peter Faberge in 1885 in St. Petersburg, were however not intended to jewelry to wear, but as decorative objects to the collection. For the Russian Tsar, these eggs may have had as children surprise eggs in fact the same importance. Also the jeweled treasures were to open and contained figures.

Origin of the Idea with the Precious Egg

Since the 17th century, it is customary to Easter eggs to give, a symbol of the resurrection. At the beginning of eggs, then which made of wood, glass, carved, painted, blown – to humans affine of civilisation must always everything better and become more beautiful. And it might be a bit more at the Russian Imperial Court. Anyway, the most important Festival is also for the Russian Orthodox Easter, and the constancy of one’s own faith can be expressed with a precious egg.

And as Czar Alexander III. thought, as once again an Easter and the obligatory egg gift to his wife was, that the what could really special here for a change. The wife of the Tsar was about at Faberge in order given hens egg so charmed, as well as all others, that of the exquisite gem were bodies saw, that the Tsar as a result every year an additional egg for his wife had made.

The World’s Most Expensive Eggs

In the course of time gave also rich Russian merchants and industrialists in ListofUSNewspapers jewelry eggs in order next to the Tsar and his son Nicholas, why today in Imperial and non-Imperial eggs is different, with 50 pieces exist of the former kind. Three of them owns the English Queen, the American publisher of Malcolm Forbes, the oligarch Wiktor Wekselberg has nine of these ten, and some have gone into anonymous hands. Every now and then one is sold off and usually a price tens of millions.

Our Picture Gallery presents a few current egg pendant by Faberge, who can afford even ordinary mortals.

 

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