Multicolor Podriznik

Podriznik

Date:

1918

Materials:

Silk, Galloon and Thread

Dimensions:

W 174 cm x H 143 cm

Accession Number:

1.90

Credit Line:

Gift. Deynicin, Mikhail and Olga. 1990-01

Description

Podriznik. Multicolor silk, resist-dyed (weft ikat) with red, green yellow and blue. Collar and bottom hem are edged with gold galloon, gallon cross on back (galloon on bottom and cross is probably not original). On cuffs are cords for tying. Sewn on inside of back is white cloth tag with inscription in gold: Пожертвовано ЕЯ ИМПЕРАТОРСКИМЪ | ВЫСОЧЕСТВОМЪ Великою Княгинею | ЕЛИСАВЕТОЮ ѲЕОДОРОВНОЮ. ("Donated by Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Elizaveta Feodorovna").