Pillowcase with Embroidered Crown

Pillowcase

Date:

1918

Materials:

Cloth

Dimensions:

H 29 in x W 27.5 in

Accession Number:

300.81

Credit Line:

Xenia Aleksandrovna, Grand Duchess

Description

White cloth pillowcase with embroidered pink crown with flowing ribbons. From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg.

History Note

From among items belonging to Nicholas II, his family and attendants found in and around Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg. Given by Grand Duchess Xenia Aleksandrovna (1875-1960) to Archpriest Mikhail Polskii (1891-1960) in 1948. Bequeathed by Archpriest Mikhail Polskii to Holy Trinity Monastery. Arrived at Holy Trinity Monastery in 1962.