Towel

Towel

Date:

1918

Materials:

Damask and Thread

Dimensions:

L 158 cm x W 50 cm

Accession Number:

30.2010

Credit Line:

Gift. Kyrill (Dmitrieff), Archbishop. 2010-07

Description

White damask towel with foliate border and floral design. In bottom left corner embroidered with cross stitch in dark pink are initials Ц.С. 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. Bequeathed by Bishop Nektary (Kontsevich) to Archbishop Kyrill (Dmitrieff) in 1983.

Inscriptions & Markings

Embroidered in blue and red: "12÷" over "X. A"