Faberge Imperial Easter Eggs
Imperial Caucasus Egg (top left, second from top)
Imperial Napoleonic Egg (top middle, third from top)
Imperial Danish Palaces Egg (top right, bottom)
Used as a hospital for both sides in the Battle of Gettysburg, this converted barn is now the headquarters of the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association in Gettysburg, PA - Photo by Lee Vivian
Two views of the Flame Queen opal, which changes color when viewed from different angles. Its unusual configuration is a result of the eye-of-opal effect, which occurs when opal in-fills a cavity. The Flame Queen weighs just over 268 carats and measures approximately 3 inches by 2.