Objects
The Gospel in the cover. Greek craftsmen. 1410-1420s; clasps, cross in mid and veils, corner irons and centerpiece on back binding - 16th century; taffeta, velvet , damask cloth and golden lace - 16th century
The Gospel in the cover. Greek craftsmen. 1410-1420s; clasps, cross in mid and veils, corner irons and centerpiece on back binding - 16th century; taffeta, velvet , damask cloth and golden lace - 16th century
Object type
The Gospel in the cover
Place of origin
Russia, Clasps, cross in mid and veils and corner irons and centerpiece on back binding - Moscow; taffeta - Orient; velvet and damask cloth - Italy
Date
1410-1420s; clasps, cross in mid and veils, corner irons and centerpiece on back binding - 16th century; taffeta, velvet , damask cloth and golden lace - 16th century
Author
Greek craftsmen
Materials
Parchment, wood, taffeta, velvet, lace, damask cloth, gold, precious stones, pearls, glass, silver
Technique
Chasing, filigree, enamel
Dimensions
Length: 39,0 cm; width: 34,0 cm
Publications
Byzantium antiquities. Arts of 4th - 15th centuries in collection of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Catalog. М., 2013
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
Кн-34