The musical egg is light green encrusted with gold beads. The inside of the egg contains three butterflies, one on each flap. The stand is gold.
Eggs are a symbol of new life, blessings, and new beginnings, and originate as a part of Easter Celebrations. When the Aristocracy and Czar Alexander, in Russia, began comissioning Peter Carl Faberge' to bejewel and decorate eggs for gifts, the fashion spread throughout Europe, and has remained a strong tradition to this day.
The egg is approximately 5.5" tall. Comes in a perfectly padded gift box.