#Fabergé -- Vase -- 1903 -- Workmaster: Michael Perchin (St. Petersburg) -- Rock crystal, gold, enamel, cabochon rubies, emeralds & sapphires -- Bought by Leopold de Rothschild from Faberge's London branch in 1911. Rothschild filled the vase with orchids grown in his hot houses at Gunnersbury Park and presented it to King George V & Queen Mary upon their coronation day, 22 June 1911. -- British Royal Collection
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Gunnersbury Park Closest station: Acton Town, Zone 3 Fare from Zone 1: £3.30 This gorgeous sanctuary with gardens, sport pitches, and lovely ruins is tucked away near Acton Town station in west London.