Objects
Omophorion. The 16th century; damask cloth - the 16th century
Omophorion. The 16th century; damask cloth - the 16th century
Object type
Omophorion
Place of origin
Russia; damask cloth - Syria (?)
Date
The 16th century; damask cloth - the 16th century
Materials
Satin, damask cloth, taffeta, silver-gilt threads, silk threads
Technique
Weaving, braiding
Dimensions
Size with tassels: 396,0 х 29,0 cm; size without tassels: 282,0 х 29,0 cm
Object history note
The omophorion was derived from the shrine of Philip II, Metropolitan of Moscow.
Publications
Tsar Alexey Mikhaylovich and patriarch Nicon. "Verywise duet". Exhibition catalogue. Moscow, 2005
Museum number
Тк-3398