Satin, Thread and Beads
H 18 in x W 18 in
Gift. Seraphim (Sedov), Archimandrite
Pink satin pall (pokrovets) with multicolored embroidery, beading, and gold fringe. Gold equilateral cross in center, symmetrical floral ornament embroidered on flaps. The pall was allegedly embroidered by Grand Duchess Elizaveta Fedorovna or Empress Alexandra Fedorovna.
Donated by Archimandrite Seraphim (Sedov). According to him, the embroidery was done by Grand Duchess Elizaveta Fedorovna (paper file) or Empress Alexandra Fedorovna (1984 catalog description).