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Russian Imperial Grand Duchess Watch

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Price: $150.00
Member Price: $135.00

Item# 80-007506 

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Description

Jeweler to the last two czars of the Romanov dynasty, Peter Carl Faberg (Russian, 18461920) emphasized creativity and workmanship in designing his dazzling objects d'art. Among these is an exquisite frame (made before 1896) of rock crystal, gold, rose diamonds, and guilloch enamel, with a photograph of Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna (18641918), who in 1884 married the brother of Czar Alexander III. The original frame, in the British Royal Collection, is the source for our chic hand-enameled watch with Czech crystals.

Produced in cooperation with the British Royal Collection.

18K gold overlay case, hand enameled, with Czech crystals. Suede band. Quartz movement. Band: adjusts from 6 1/2'' to 8''; Case: 1 1/2''L.

  • 18K gold overlay
  • Hand enameled
  • Czech crystals
  • Suede band
  • Quartz movement
  • Band: adjusts from 6 1/2'' to 8''Case: 1 1/2''L

Art History

In 1872 when Peter Carl Faberg (Russian, 18461920) was only 26 years old, he took over his fathers jewelry business in St. Petersburg, Russia. With the help of his brother Agathon, he cultivated the patronage of the last two czars of the Romanov dynasty and the elite of Edwardian society. Fabergs studios produced a wide variety of objets dart, including magnificent jeweled Easter eggs, jewelry, clocks, cigarette cases, boxes, and frames.

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Description

Jeweler to the last two czars of the Romanov dynasty, Peter Carl Faberg (Russian, 18461920) emphasized creativity and workmanship in designing his dazzling objects d'art. Among these is an exquisite frame (made before 1896) of rock crystal, gold, rose diamonds, and guilloch enamel, with a photograph of Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna (18641918), who in 1884 married the brother of Czar Alexander III. The original frame, in the British Royal Collection, is the source for our chic hand-enameled watch with Czech crystals.

Produced in cooperation with the British Royal Collection.

18K gold overlay case, hand enameled, with Czech crystals. Suede band. Quartz movement. Band: adjusts from 6 1/2'' to 8''; Case: 1 1/2''L.





  • 18K gold overlay
  • Hand enameled
  • Czech crystals
  • Suede band
  • Quartz movement
  • Band: adjusts from 6 1/2'' to 8''Case: 1 1/2''L




Art History

In 1872 when Peter Carl Faberg (Russian, 18461920) was only 26 years old, he took over his fathers jewelry business in St. Petersburg, Russia. With the help of his brother Agathon, he cultivated the patronage of the last two czars of the Romanov dynasty and the elite of Edwardian society. Fabergs studios produced a wide variety of objets dart, including magnificent jeweled Easter eggs, jewelry, clocks, cigarette cases, boxes, and frames.


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