Objects
Paten and chalice veil (sudarium) "Virgin Mary Great Panagia" 1599; damask cloth - the 16th century
Paten and chalice veil (sudarium) "Virgin Mary Great Panagia" 1599; damask cloth - the 16th century
Object type
Paten and chalice veil (sudarium) "Virgin Mary Great Panagia"
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow; damask cloth - Italy
Date
1599; damask cloth - the 16th century
Organization
Workshops of Tsarina Irina Godunova (nun Alexandra) in the Novodevichy Convent
Materials
Damask cloth, silver-gilt threads, silk threads, gold, pearls, rubies, sapphires, emeralds
Technique
Needlework, weaving, threading
Dimensions
Size: 53,5 х 55,0 cm
Object history note
Was donated by Tsarina Irina Godunova (nun Alexandra) to the Archangel’s Cathedral of the Moscow Kremlin in 1598.
Publications
Boris Godunov. From a Courtier to the Sovereign of all Russia. [Catalogue of collection of the Moscow Kremlin State Historical and Cultural Museum and Heritage site] / Edited by O.V. Dmitrieva / Moscow, 2015
Mayasova N. The Old Russian pictorial embroidery. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2004
Vishnevskaya I. Precious fabrics. Moscow, 2007
Museum number
Тк-2479