Nicholas II Coronation Commemorative Scarf

Scarf, Commemorative

Creator:

Tovarishchestvo Danilovskoi manufaktury (firm)

Date:

1896

Materials:

Linen

Dimensions:

H 26 in x W 29 in

Accession Number:

112.81

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Printed commemorative scarf depicting heralds announcing the day of the coronation of Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Fedorovna. Printed in red on white background. On top is crown over a view of the Moscow Kremlin, in center is Moscow coat of arms, on right and left are imperial double eagles, in bottom is depiction of heralds and inscription: Герольды возвѣщаютъ о днѣ коронованiя ихъ Императорскихъ Величествъ ("The heralds announce the day of coronation of their Imperial Highnesses"). Below inscription is shield with year 1896.