Embroidered Aer

Aer; Vozdukh

Date:

1811

Materials:

Brocade, Thread, Sequins and Fringe

Dimensions:

H 17 in x W 16 in

Accession Number:

548.84

Description

Aer (vozdukh). Embroided gold and silver brocade, four gold tassels and fringe. Equilateral metal thread and sequin cross in center. On reverse is hand-written inscription: Полковницкая дочь дѣвица Маріа Ивановна | Самарина 1811 года маiа 28(?) дня ("Colonel's daughter Maria Ivanovna Samarina 1811, May 28").

Inscriptions & Markings

On reverse is hand-written inscription in brown ink: Полковницкая дочь дѣвица Маріа Ивановна | Самарина 1811 года маiа 28(?) дня ("Colonel's daughter Maria Ivanovna Samarina 1811, May 28")