An antique 19th century miniature portrait on bone of Russian Empress Alexandra Feodorovna (1798-1860),
wife of Nicholas I, princess of Prussia by birth, after the portrait painted by Karl von Neff in 1825 and currently in the Alexander Palace in Tsarskoe Selo.
Height 1 5/8 in. (4,3 cm)
The Russian Empress is wearing a gold embroidered dress,
a small diamond Imperial crown, a pearl necklace, two large sapphire brooches, a blue sash of the Order of St Andrew, a diamond star of the same order, and an ermine mantel.
Original brass frame and glass of the period.
Old collector's paper label on back.
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