A Russian porcelain Easter egg, circa 1900. The body of the egg decorated with purple and blue geometric motifs against a white ground.
Elysium Ukrainian Style Batik Easter Egg Pysanky by So Jeo his design is based (with permission), on the most incredible Miniature Knotted Rug created by the wonderfully talented artist Teresa Layman http://teresalayman.weebly.com/the-masterpiece.html
An Ostrich Egg Meiji Period (late 19th century) Decorated in gold, silver and red hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, togidashi-e and kirigane on an unusual black ground with pheasants and quail amongst rocks and flowers beside a stream 14.5cm. high