Handle

Handle

Date:

1918

Materials:

Jasper

Dimensions:

H 8.3 cm x D 2.3 cm

Accession Number:

12.2010

Credit Line:

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

Description

Dark green jasper handle, possibly from an umbrella or walking stick. Slightly flaring cylindrical shape, small hole in center of narrower end. 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.