The Imperial Easter Eggs

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Tsar Alexander III received the Danish Palaces Egg from Faberge's shop on March 30, 1890. He presented the egg to Tsarina Marie Feodorovna on April 1, 1890.

 

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The Twelve Monograms Egg was made in 1896. It is covered by six panels with the Imperial Crown and Imperial monograms MF for Marie Feodorovna and AIII for Alexander III.
 

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The Blue Tsarevich Constellation Egg was in production for Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna. However, it was never finished due to the abdication of Tsar Nicholas II prior to Easter of 1917.
 

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The Rosebud Egg was the first Imperial Egg presented by Tsar Nicholas II to his wife Tsarina Alexandra.
 

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The Rose Trellis Faberge Egg was presented by Tsar Nicholas II to Tsarina Alexandra on Easter (April 22) 1907.
 

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The Catherine the Great Egg was given to Dowager Tsarina Marie Feodorovna from her son Tsar Nicholas II at Easter in 1914.