Nicholas II Coronation Commemorative Scarf

Scarf, Commemorative

Creator:

Tovarishchestvo Danilovskoi manufaktury (firm)

Date:

1896

Materials:

Linen

Dimensions:

H 22.5 in x L 21.5 in

Accession Number:

116.81

Description

Printed scarf commemorating the coronation of Tsar Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra, 1896. Cream background with red and grayish-brown design. In top center are cyphers of Nicholas and Alexandra, the year 1896, and inscription: Съ нами Богъ ("God is with us"). In center is pillow with crowns and other royal regalia, flanked by laurel branches. Below is a view of the Moscow Kremlin. Red foliate border.