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2/12/04 - Tyler

Faberge Eggs In East Texas

Russian jewelry designer Ilya Abelsky is in Tyler exhibiting his dazzling collection of 600 miniature Faberge eggs. He continues the tradition of the herald 19th century Carl Faberge, jeweler to the Russian Imperial Family. Abelsky's hand crafted miniatures will appear in a special three day, Pre-Valentine's Day exhibition at Jim's Jewelers, February, 12,13, and 14. Each egg is made out of sterling silver with 14 carat gold overlay and brilliant, multicolored enamel. These eggs take two to three month to create. The jeweled eggs were traditionally given as gifts in Russian culture. You can see and purchase these eggs from now until Saturday at Jim's Jewelers located at 2009 Old Troup Highway.
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