Maharaja Egg

Part of the Empire Egg Collection.

Markings: Rose crystals crown, gold stand, red and gold hand woven cord, Indian hair, gold and pearl filigree flowers.
Date 1914
DESCRIPTION
This exotic Asian style egg was fashioned in a rhea egg and ornamented with gold filigree flowers and leafs. It is topped by a rose crystals crown. This egg has plaited Indian hair inlayed with miniature pearls on the outside as well as having a full length of dark brown Indian hair on the inside. The egg is surmounted on a gold Indian style ornamental stand.

tags:

  • hair
  • sculpture
  • stereotypes
  • fabergé
  • eggs

Payment methods

  • check (cheque)
size
9 x 15 cm
media
Mixed Media
framed
n/a
added
5 Years ago

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(ruler scale: 2m  -  6'6")
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About the artist

kabaya.-2008
Trish Bishop

Contemporary Fine Art. Drawings,Sculpture, Mixed media.

Artwork

14 works in mixed mediasculpture

Member for:

member for 6 Years

location

Kent United Kingdom
see "Maharaja Egg" on Trish Bishop's website

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