The Coronation Coach Egg Box.
This egg is a porcelain version of the one given
by Nicholas II to Alexandra on the first Easter
after their coronation. The egg is pale yellow
with a laurel leaf gold trellis surrounding
a sunburst pattern. At the intersection of each
trellis segment there is an Imperial Double
Inside the box is the Coronation
Coach sitting on a platform of 24 karat gold
plated sterling silver, the coach being sterling
with gold plating as well. The coach is studded
with faux rubies on the doors, the riding box
and the footman's seat. A tiny arm holds the
lid aloft allowing the coach to be displayed.
The clasp is the Imperial Double Eagle.
Our price $450.00.