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X 6154, Oct. 2, 1933

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 8, Item: SC07.02.3.021
Identifier: SC07.02.3.021
X 6154
X 6154

Scope and Contents

Transcription: [double-headed eagle] RUSSIAN IMPERIAL EXHIBIT October 2nd, 1933 Article No. X6154 Mat. Made of green and silver brocade outlined in rose, conventional floral design. This brocade is from a collection used in the chapels of the Russian Imperial Palaces, consisting of hand-loomed brocades, damasks, handcut [sic] velvets and altar sets. The metal threads are of genuine silver.

From the Hammer Collection – Three East Fifty-second Street, New York, N. Y.


  • Creation: Oct. 2, 1933


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Biographical / Historical



1 page

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

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Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

Margaret R. and Robert M. Freeman Library
200 N. Arthur Ashe Boulevard
Richmond VA 23220-4007 United States