Objects
Helmet of the coronation uniform of Emperor Alexander II. 1856
Helmet of the coronation uniform of Emperor Alexander II. 1856
Object type
Helmet of the coronation uniform of Emperor Alexander II
Place of origin
Russia, Saint Petersburg
Date
Organization
E.D. Bitner, Court Manufacturer of Officers’ Accoutrements
Materials
Leather, gilded bronze, cock feathers, silk
Technique
Embossing, embroidery
Dimensions
Height of the crown: 17,5 cm; height: 33,0 cm (with embellishments); circuit: 55,0 cm
Publications
S.A. Amelekhina. Ceremonial costume of Russian Imperial court in the collection of the Moscow Kremlin Museums
Russian Emperors and the Armoury Chamber. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
Тк-1558