Khodynka Meadow Cup

Cup

Date:

1896

Materials:

Metal and Enamel

Dimensions:

H 4 in x D 3.75 in

Accession Number:

131.81

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Beaker commemorating the coronation of Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra on May 14, 1986. Known as the "Khodynka Meadow Cup." Enameled, gold rim and gold bands on top and bottom, blue and red strapwork design. On front are cyphers of Nicholas II and Alexandra surmounted by crown, below in oval reserve is year 1896. On back in circular reserve is imperial double eagle.