Schaffer Galleries, Item 402, [1936 or later]
Scope and Contents
Description: Back of silver diptych icon. One side has an engraved inscription that indicates that it was presented to Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra by courtiers. The other side features an elaborate scroll work design and studded with ten turquoise, garnets, and pearls.
- Creation: [1936 or later]
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Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.
8 x 10
Digitization of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Archives has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository
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