Jewellery and Accessories

Musical Easter egg with swan

    Musical Easter egg with swan

    Austria, Vienna

    The 20th century

    Silver, enamel, stones-cabochons, pearls; gilding, chasing, repousse

    Height 17.5 cm


    Silver egg with detachable upper part, gilded, covered with dark blue enamel. Flower-shaped finial stone-cabochon stone in the centre and pearls on the petals. The case is decorated with six silver, gilded onlays with geometric patterns and stones-cabochons. Round stem is decorated with foliage patterns with garlands and rocailles on repoussed background.
    A with enamel swan is inside the egg. Musical movement is activated by turning the basket.