Life Guard Regiments Commemorative Scarf

Scarf, Commemorative

Creator:

Tovarishchestvo Danilovskoi manufaktury (firm)

Date:

1877

Materials:

Linen

Dimensions:

W 33 in x H 29 in

Accession Number:

109.81

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Printed scarf commemorating the victories of various Life Guard Regiments. Red background with cream and black design. Vignettes inside laurel and oak branch wreaths depict battle scenes: center, Preobrazhenskii Regiment at Poltava in 1709; bottom left, Egerskii Regiment at Kulm in 1813; top left, Izmailovskii Regiment at Gornii Dubniak in 1877; top right, the Artillery Brigade at Shandornik in 1877; bottom right, Semenovskii Regiment at Pravets in 1877.