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[Kelch Hen]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Hen. Several features of the egg and its surprise are visible from this viewpoint. The egg itself has a guilloché pattern with a diamond set border. The egg rests upon a stand with floral detailing. The egg is slightly open, revealing its yolk. The egg's surprise of a portrait painting on an easel is displayed alongside its hen container.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Hand Fan]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé hand fan. The fan's handle is decorated by intertwining laurel leafs. Three paintings can be found on the fan. Each painting has a laurel leaf directly underneath it.
Date: 1971
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Kelch Chanticleer]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. From this side view, the egg's surprise of a rooster can clearly be seen as well as the pedestal the egg sits atop. The pattern on the egg itself, the detailing of the pedestal and its emblem can clearly be seen as well.
Date: August 1983
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bay Tree]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Bay Tree. The egg itself is jewel encrusted and decorated by leaves. The egg's base is a planter which also sits atop a roped platform.
Date: 1971
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

[Fabergé Silver Work, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of a Fabergé silver work. From this front view, the entire piece itself can seen. The designs on the front of the piece and the jewel above them are clearly visible. Features of the figures that make up the handle are their faces, helmets, and shields. The jewel at the top of the handle is visible as well.
Date: 1971
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

[Cockerel, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Cockerel or the Cuckoo Clock Egg. From this close-up view of the egg, several of its main features can be seen. The design on the top of the egg, the face of the clock, the pearls that line the clock, its laurel reef and open apron are all visible. The pattern on the egg's base is visible as well.
Date: 1971
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

[Lilies of the Valley]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Lilies of the Valley. From this view, several of the egg's main features can be seen. The egg itself is decorated with a guilloché pattern and covered by pearl tipped lilies. Cabriole legs support the egg. The egg's crown can be seen as well.
Date: 1971
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Spring Flowers]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Spring Flowers. Here, both of the egg's surprises are visible. The guiloché pattern on the first surprise, an egg, along with its foliage design can be seen. The details of the stand on which the first surprise sits are also observable. The second surprise, a basket of flowers, are present as well.
Date: 1971
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

[Kelch Chanticleer, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. Most of the egg's main features are visible from this side view. The egg's rooster, laurel rope, guilloché paint pattern, the support base and column can all be seen. A different emblem is visible from this view as well.
Date: 1971
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

[Kelch Chanticleer, 4]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Kelch Chanticleer. From this rear view, additional features of the egg can be seen. The detailed pattern on both the back of the egg and its top are visible, while the string of pearls running along the egg's circumference can also be seen. A different emblem can be seen on the back of the column.
Date: 1971
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

[Duchess of Marlborough, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of the Fabergé egg known as Duchess of Marlborough. From this side view, the egg's guilloché paint pattern and the miniature egg that sits at its top can be seen. The laurel detailing along the egg as well as two emblems on the pedestal are also visible.
Date: 1971
Creator: Sparkman, Leon D., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Imperial Coronation, 3]

Description: Slide photograph of Fabergé egg known as Imperial Coronation. From this close-up rear view, much of the egg's detail is in focus. The flower petals at the top of the egg, it's guilloché paint pattern, the laurel reefs that make up its trellis pattern, as well as the eagles at the intersections can all clearly be seen.
Date: 1971
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
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