Amber Room

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NO PIN LIMITS - World famous chamber decorated in amber panels backed with gold leaf and mirrors, located in the Catherine Palace at Tsarskoye Selo, near Saint Petersburg.

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Amber clock that was in The Amber Room in the Catherine Palace of Tsarskoye Selo

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The Amber Room, outside of St. Petersburg, Russia. Large amber panels were gifted to Peter the Great in 1717. Inherited through imperial succession, Catherine the Great began construction in the Hermitage Palace to rival Versailles, completed in 1770.

The Amber Room, outside of St. Petersburg, Russia. Large amber panels were gifted to Peter the Great in 1717. Inherited through imperial succession, Catherine the Great began construction in the Hermitage Palace to rival Versailles, completed in 1770.

An entire room adorned with amber! - Amber Room in St. Petersburg, Russia

An entire room adorned with amber! - Amber Room in St. Petersburg, Russia

The Amber Room inside the Catherine Palace...

The Amber Room inside the Catherine Palace...

Amber Frame

Amber Frame

The Amber Room. Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Russia.

The Amber Room. Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Russia.

Amber Room prior to destruction in WW2. Catherine Palace, Tsarskoe Selo, Pushkin, Russian Federation.

Tsarskoe Selo

Tsarskoe Selo, Catherine Palace: old woman with a child in a baby carriage Branson DeCou’s photo series of Moscow from 1931, presented som...

D3FPDD (dpa) - A visitor stands in a corner of the amber room at the Catherine Palace in Pushkin (formerly Tsarskoje Selo) near St Petersburg, Russia, 13 May 2003. Catherine Palace accommodated the famous amber room until it was stolen by German troops during the Second World War. It disappeared without a trace towards the end of the war. The former Soviet Union began the reconstruction o

Inside the room worth £300 MILLION

The Amber Room was built for Catherine I but disappeared during WW2. Now a new documentary hopes to shed light on its fate.

The Amber Room in the Catherine Palace of Tsarskoye Selo near Saint Petersburg is a complete chamber decoration of amber panels backed with gold leaf and mirrors. Created in the 18th century, it disappeared during World War II, The Amber Room was looted during World War II by Nazi Germany and brought to Königsberg. Knowledge of its whereabouts was lost in the chaos at the end of the war. And was recreated in 2003.

Amber Room

The Amber Room in the Catherine Palace of Tsarskoye Selo near Saint Petersburg is a complete chamber decoration of amber panels backed with gold leaf and mirrors. Created in the 18th century, it disappeared during World War II, The Amber Room was looted during World War II by Nazi Germany and brought to Königsberg. Knowledge of its whereabouts was lost in the chaos at the end of the war. And was recreated in 2003.

Amber Room in the Catherine Palace,Pushkin,Russia

Amber Room in the Catherine Palace,Pushkin,Russia

Amber panels .

Amber panels .

Amber Room, Catherine's Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia - Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Amber Room, Catherine's Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

The Amber Room: The Fate of the World's Greatest Lost Treasure / Catherine Scott-Clark 709.47 Levy

The Amber Room

The Amber Room book. Read 62 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of mankind's greatest treasures, the Amber Room stood as a symbo...

1917, The Amber Room in the Catherine Palace, A. Seest: In June-August 1917, color images of interiors, objects of arts and crafts and paintings in the Catherine and Alexander's palaces were made (by autochromatic method). After that, 83 plates were handed over to the "Three-volume work" "Art treasures of Tsarskoe Selo", planned for publishing by Kopeyka in 1918, and disappeared without a trace.

Царскосельские дворцы на цветных фото 1917 года

Совершенно удивительная история описана на сайте города Пушкин : о том как в 1917 г., когда всё катилось в тартарары, нашлись люди, позаботившиеся запечатлеть для потомков опустевшие императорские дворцы на цветной фотографии... В ночь на 1 (14) августа 1917 года семья последнего императора…