The Genius of Carl Faberge

The Genius of Carl Faberge

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They were the world’s first Easter eggs - made for the Russian Tsars as Easter gifts. But they’re more expensive than any you’re received. Cultural commentator Stephen Smith goes on a hunt - from the British Royal family’s exquisite collection to the Russian billionaire who has spent $100 million on them - and uncovers the extraordinary life of the virtuoso jeweller who designed them.