Objects
Ceremonial flanged mace, circa 1629
Ceremonial flanged mace, circa 1629
Object type
Ceremonial flanged mace
Place of origin
Turkey
Date
circa 1629
Materials
Gold, wood, rock crystal, rubies, diamonds, emeralds
Technique
Carving, niello, inlay
Dimensions
Total length: 75,0 cm
Object history note
Was granted by the Ambassador of Ottoman Sultan Murad IV the Greek Thomas Kantakouzenos to Tsar Mikhail Fyodorovich in 1630.
Publications
"Ratification of friendship …" Ambassadorial gifts to Russian Tsars. Catalogue of the exhibition. Moscow, 2005
State Armoury Chamber, Spb, 2002
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
Ор-186