mosaic egg

mosaic egg

any egg that has clearly definable zones which develop into particular tissues and organs at a later stage.
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John Williams MBE, executive chef at The Ritz London, has created an edible Eggs Faberge dish, inspired by jeweller Peter Carl Faberge's iconic Mosaic Egg of 1914.
Left is a Febland mosaic egg lamp, PS39 medium and PS89 large
Accompanied by Alma Powell, the wife of US Secretary of State Colin Powell, she was shown a platinum Mosaic Egg encrusted with precious stones.
In fact, the Mosaic Egg was sold to the king by Cameo Corner in 1933 and the evidence is an invoice in the Royal Archives of which, I imagine, the Queen is ignorant.
They are the Mosaic Egg dated 1914, designed as a jewel, its surface entirely made of small, square cut coloured gem stones set on a platinum base.