Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014
Formerly owned by Grand Duchess Xenia of Russia (1875-1960), whose initials are applied to the top of the box. Grand Duchess Xenia was the sister of Tsar Nicholas II and wife of Grand Duke Alexander (1866-1933), a first cousin of Tsar Alexander III.
Mark of Michael Perchin; gold mark of 56 zolotniks (before 1896); Fabergé in Cyrillic characters
Text adapted from Fabergé in the Royal Collection