Clothes Hanger

Hanger, Clothes

Date:

1918

Materials:

Wood and Brass

Dimensions:

W 40.5 cm x H 67.4 cm x D 2.4 cm

Accession Number:

3.2010

Credit Line:

Gift. Kyrill (Dmitrieff), Archbishop. 2010-07

Description

Wooden clothes hanger with rounded ends. Brass hook with cylindrical wooden fixture on shaft. With extension piece. In center of one side of hanger painted in brown are initials: Ц.А.Д. Possibly stands for "Царскосельский Александровский Дворец" (Alexander Palace in Tsarskoe Selo). From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg.

History Note

From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg. Bequeathed by Bishop Nektary (Kontsevich) to Archbishop Kyrill (Dmitrieff) in 1983.

Inscriptions & Markings

Painted in brown: Ц.А.Д