Hippopotamus c. 1900
Agate, rose diamonds | 3.0 x 5.9 x 2.9 cm | RCIN 40337
Hippopotamus, carved in striated grey-brown agate with rose diamond eyes. One of eight Fabergé hippopotamuses in the Royal Collection.
ProvenanceProbably acquired by Queen Alexandra; in the Royal Collection by 1953
- Physical properties
XQGF 1985 : Exhibited at the Queen's Gallery, London, Fabergé (1985) - XQGF 1985 I 308
XQGF 1985 : Exhibited at the Queen's Gallery, London, Fabergé (1985) - XQGF 1985 II 181