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Royal Collection of Fabergé

The British Royal Collection of Fabergé is unique and gives a remarkable insight into the dynastic relationships between the British, Danish and Russian royal families in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.  The exhibition Royal Fabergé shows a royal enthusiasm for Fabergé that has lasted more than 100 years. Exhibition highlights include a miniature tea set originally belonging to Queen Alexandra.  Comprising of a teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl and milk jug, it is exquisitely enamelled to give the impression of porcelain. Read full story.

[Image: Miniature tea set originally belonging to Queen Alexandra, c.1900. The Royal Collection (c) 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II]

 

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