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Lost Fabergé Easter egg on show for first time in 112 years

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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A Faberge egg is seen displayed during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A Faberge egg is seen displayed during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

A Faberge egg is seen displayed during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris

An assistant poses for a photograph with a Faberge egg during a photo-call at antique dealer Wartski, in central London April 7, 2014. REUTERS/Olivia Harris
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