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[Fabergé Silver Work]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé silver work. Several details can be seen from this angel. From this view, the piece's opening can be seen along with the several figures which make up the back of the piece itself. The figures' faces are visible from this angle as well.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Kelch Chanticleer, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. From this close-up frontal view, greater detail can be seen of the gold wreath atop the egg, the pearled face of the clock, the stand supporting the egg, and the pedestal.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Kelch Chanticleer, 2]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. From this front view, the detailing on the egg's clock can clearly be seen. The egg's rooster surprise is still visible. A different emblem can be seen on the pedestal from this view.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hen]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as "Hen." The opened egg revels a golden hen sitting inside a golden yolk.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lilies of the Valley, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Lilies of the Valley. From this view of the back of the egg, the detail in the lilies' leaves, the pearls, and the cabriole legs can be better seen.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Spring Flowers, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Spring Flowers. From this side view, greater detail can be seen in both of the egg's surprises. The guilloché pattern on the egg, the styling of the base and the flowers' basket are noticeable here.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Order of St. George]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Order of St. George, or alternatively, Cross of St. George. From this view, the egg's leaf-tip pattern can be observed as well as one of the bows of ribbon that encircles the egg. One of the Crosses of St. George can be seen as well. The egg itself sits upon a basket with curled feet.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Spring Flowers]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Spring Flowers. Both of the egg's surprises are visible. The first surprise sits inside the egg, atop an patterned base. The second surprise, a bouquet of flowerss in a basket, sits to the left of the egg.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fabergé Silver Work, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé silver work. From this rear view, the figures' helmets are still visible as well as the manner in which they come together to form the piece's handle. Etchings on the handle can also be seen from this angle.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Renaissance, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Renaissance. From this side view, only one of the golden lion knockers is visible, but the tabs for opening the egg itself can be seen. The jeweled detailing can still be seen as well.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Imperial Coronation, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the surprise of the Fabergé egg known as Imperial Coronation. The coach is in the center of the photograph while the egg is off to the right in the background. Much of the coach's detail can be seen in greater detail - Its folding step-stair, crown, and interior are visible.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Renaissance, 2]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Renaissance. From this view, both lion knockers, the jeweled detail of the egg's surface, and the egg's base can be seen.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cockerel, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Cockerel or the Cuckoo Clock Egg. From this close-up side view, much more of the egg's decorative detail can be seen. The numbers on the clock's face, the leaves of the wreath, the cross-patterned apron, and the engravings on the base can clearly be seen. The patterns on the pilasters are also more visible.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cockerel]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Cockerel or the Cuckoo Clock Egg. From this front view, the entire egg can be seen. Upon the egg's face is a clock lined above by a pearl tipped wreath and below by an open work apron. The egg itself is supported by pilasters which project upward from the base. A box with a similar color and decorative scheme can be seen in the left-hand corner of the photograph.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Imperial Coronation, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Imperial Coronation. From this alternate front view, both the egg and the coach's details are still visible. The pattern on the egg's paint, the crossing laurel leaves, the double-headed eagle, and the petals are present. This photograph provides additional details in regard to the coach's door.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Lilies of the Valley]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Lilies of the Valley. The egg itself is decorated with a guilloché pattern and covered by pearl tipped lilies. Cabriole legs support the egg.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Kelch Chanticleer, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. From this close-up side view, the rooster's diamonds can be seen in greater detail. The same can be said of the base and pedestal. The pearls lining the center of the egg and the detail in egg's paint can be better seen as well.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fabergé Silver Work, 2]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé silver work. From this close-up view, the figures that surround the opening of the work can be seen in great detail. The detail of their faces, chainmail, shields, and helmets is apparent.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Cockerel, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Cockerel or the Cuckoo Clock Egg. From this rear view, the egg's intricate back pattern can be seen.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Imperial Coronation]

Description: Slide photograph of Fabergé egg known as Imperial Coronation. From this close-up side view, the egg's guilloché pattern can be seen in great detail. The laurel leaves, which create a cross pattern, can be seen as well. The double-headed eagles, which are present at each laurel intersection, are visible from this view as are the flower petals at the top of the egg.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Renaissance]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Renaissance. From this view, the top of the egg, it's many jewels, and one of its golden knockers can be seen. The knocker is in the form of a lion. The egg sits atop a saucer.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Renaissance, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Renaissance. From this top side view, one golden lion knocker, the opening tabs, and the egg's base can clearly be seen. The detail in the jeweled date at the top of the egg can also clearly be seen.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Duchess of Marlborough, 2]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé egg known as Duchess of Marlborough. Rear view. The head of snake cannot be seen. Instead, the snake's tail and two additional emblems can be seen on the pedestal. The miniature egg can still be seen atop the principal egg.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Duchess of Marlborough]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Duchess of Marlborough. The egg, sitting a top a pedestal, doubles as a clock. A snake, wrapped around the base of the egg, serves as a marker. A miniature egg rest atop the central egg.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections