Built in the Faberge workshop
Established by Peter Carl Faberge in St. Petersburg, Russia, the Faberge workshop was renowned for creating intricate and ornate objects, including jewelry, Easter eggs, and objets d’art. The Russian Faberge Chess Set is one of the most impressive and unique chess sets from the workshop, incorporating traditional chess pieces with the distinctive and ornate style of Faberge. The attention to detail and the quality of the materials used in the creation of the chess set make it one of the most impressive and beautiful chess sets ever created.
Created during the late 19th and early 20th century
The chess set was created by the master craftsmen of the Faberge workshop, who were known for their attention to detail and mastery of various materials and techniques. During a time when the Faberge workshop was at its height of popularity and prestige the chess set is a testament to the artistic and cultural heritage of Russia.
The pieces of the chess set are adorned with delicate engravings, intricate filigree work, and precious stones, including diamonds, emeralds, rubies, and sapphires. The set is a reminder of the luxurious and opulent lifestyle enjoyed by the Russian aristocracy in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.