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5, June 4, 1934

 Item — Box: SC-07 Box 1, Folder: 5, Item: SC07.01.5.011
Identifier: SC07.01.5.011
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Scope and Contents

Transcription: [double-headed eagle] The Schaffer Collection of Russian Imperial Art Treasures Rockefeller Center, New York June 4, 1934 #5. Gold and silver vodka cup with dates “1894-1904” inlaid in blue enamel and surmounted by gold crown which is studded with diamonds. From the personal belongings of Czar Nicholas II, the late Czar of Russia, to whom it was presented by his wife, Czarina Alexandra Feodorovna, on the tenth anniversary of his reign. It is signed by the well-known master “Fabergé”, court jeweler to the Czar of Russia. From the Alexandrovsky Palace at Tsarskoye Selo.

Mrs. John L. Pratt

Dates

  • June 4, 1934

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Digitization of the collection has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The digital collection can be accessed through the VMFA Collections Search website.

Conditions Governing Use

No Copyright - United States: http://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?language=en

Biographical / Historical

American--1

Extent

1 page

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Thomas Pratt.

Related Materials

47.20.284

Physical Description

Paper

Physical Facet

Sales records

General

Schaffer Collection, Russian Imperial Art Treasures, Rockefeller Center

Digitization of the Lillian Thomas Pratt Archives has been made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Archives Repository

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