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Amber Room

from Mail Online

60-year hunt for Russian Czars' missing Amber Room may be over after discovery in Germany

The original Amber Room in 1932 before it was looted and stolen by the Nazis during WWII, an act that sparked a 60-year-hunt for the missing Soviet treasures...

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The Amber Room was designed in a baroque style by German sculptor Andreas Schlüter. Originally installed at Charlottenburg Palace for Prussian King Frederick William I, in 1716 this incredible work of art was gifted to Russian King Peter I to cement the Prussian/Russian alliance against Sweden.

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from Foursquare

Palace Square (Дворцовая площадь)

Amber room at Katherine Palace, St. Petersburg Russia

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THE ROMANOVS RESIDENCES ~ Amber Room of the residence of Empress Catherine II in Pushkin Tsarskoye Selo, the 18th century

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The Amber Room, Germany, konigsberg prussia, lost treasure

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Stunning craftsmanship to be found in the Russian amber room. While standing in the middle of this room, I bet you can feel the magical glow all the way to your soul!

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from TIME.com

Top Ten Most Valuable Art Works Missing From the Second World War

The Amber Room, Catherine Palace in St Petersburg

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Catherine Palace at Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin), St. Petersburg, Russia

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The Amber Room. Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Russia.

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The Amber Room, Catherine Palace, Russia consisted of thousands of panels of Baltic Amber set with diamonds and other presious gems backed with gold. Lost during WW2 and to this day have never been found

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