Crocheted Blanket Corner

Blanket

Date:

1918

Materials:

Wool

Dimensions:

W 5 in x H 4 in

Accession Number:

404.83

Credit Line:

Gift. Anthony (Grabbe), Archimandrite

Description

Ivory wool with pink scalloped border, hand crocheted by the Grand Duchesses for Czarevich Aleksei, 1918. Allegedly from among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg. Displayed in frame together with 296.81 (hairpin).

History Note

Allegedly from among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg.