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On Permanent Display at The Russian Tea Room, 150 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019
... The exterior surface is covered in lavender-rose royal icing, laboriously laid out dot by
individual dot, then given a jewel tone with sugar luster. The stems of the Lilies of the Valley
are gilded with the 23 karat gold leaf, then enameled with green food coloring. All the flowers
are also handmade and painted. The pearl blossoms are crowned with minute gold dragées,
placed one by one with the tip of a quilting pin because of their size.
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