Objects
Large veil (Holy Shroud) "The Entombment" 1558; the hem - liturgical inscription of the 19th century; damask cloth - the 16th century; coarse linen cloth (homespun coloured canvas) - the 19th century
Large veil (Holy Shroud) "The Entombment" 1558; the hem - liturgical inscription of the 19th century; damask cloth - the 16th century; coarse linen cloth (homespun coloured canvas) - the 19th century
Object type
Large veil (Holy Shroud) "The Entombment"
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow; damask cloth - Italy, coarse linen cloth (homespun coloured canvas) - Russia
Date
1558; the hem - liturgical inscription of the 19th century; damask cloth - the 16th century; coarse linen cloth (homespun coloured canvas) - the 19th century
Organization
Workshops of Euphrosinia Staritskaya
Materials
Damask cloth, damask, homespun dyed canvas, silver-gilt threads, silk threads
Technique
Weaving, needlework
Dimensions
Size: 121,0 х 183,0 cm
Object history note
Was donated by Prince Vladimir Staritsky and his mother Euphrosinia to the Joseph-Volokolamsk Monastery.
Publications
Mayasova N. The Old Russian pictorial embroidery. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2004
Museum number
Тк-3272