Objects
Veil (Sudarium) ‘St Demetrius of Thessaloniki’. 1590-1594; damask cloth - second half of the 16th century
Veil (Sudarium) ‘St Demetrius of Thessaloniki’. 1590-1594; damask cloth - second half of the 16th century
Object type
Veil (Sudarium) ‘St Demetrius of Thessaloniki’
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow; damask cloth of 2 types - Italy
Date
1590-1594; damask cloth - second half of the 16th century
Materials
Damask cloth, canvas, silver-gilt thread, silk thread
Technique
Weaving, needlework
Dimensions
Size: 66,0 х 63,0 cm
Object history note
Donated by Dmitry Godunov to St.Hypatius Monastery in Kostroma
Publications
Mayasova N. The Old Russian pictorial embroidery. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2004
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
Museum number
Тк-2569