New York (N.Y.)
Found in 653 Collections and/or Records:
Description: Black-and-white postcard featuring a single image of the Rock Crystal Easter Egg.
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Description: Back of silver triptych icon with an engraved inscription within a laurel crown. Translated from the Russian, it reads: "Blessing of the Preobrazhenskii Regiment. June 3rd, 1884. A new commandment I give unto you the ye love one another as I loved you. (St. John, Chapter 13, Verse 34)".
Description: Cover of silver triptych icon with a Greek cross surrounded by finely detailed leaves.
Description: Silver triptych icon featuring paintings of the Transfiguration in the center, St. Elizabeth standing in the left side panel, and St. Sergius of Radonezh standing in the right side panel. Each panel is surrounded by an elaborate patterned border.
Description: Triangular silver picture frame with geometric enamel background. Central circular cut-out is bordered in pearls and features an image of Alexandra Feodorovna.
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.
Description: Silver diptych icon featuring paintings of Princess St. Alexandra on the left and St. Nicholas the Miracle Worker on the right. Each painting is bordered with pearls and the top of the icon is curved like an arch.
Description: Rock crystal parasol handle with the head of a dog etched and enameled inside the crystal ball. The base of the handle is studded with small gemstones.
Transcription: Silver plaque presented to the Dowager Empress Marie upon completion of a church built to commemorate the miraculous escape of the entire Royal Family, when the royal train was wrecked. Inventory no. 23677
Transcription: Silver Teapot, bears the crown and monogram of Alexander III. Made in 1891 by Michelson of Copenhagen, Danish court jeweler. From the Gatchince Palace. No. 6136
Transcription: Solid gold column. Decorated with a fine wreath design in green gold with a laurel wreath carrying the suspended miniature of Nicholai II surmounted by a crown set with diamonds. Presented to the Czarina Alexandra Feodorovna on her birthday in 1907 by Nicholai the Second. Made by court jeweler Fabergé.
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"The Home for Ex-Confederate Soldiers and Sailors at Richmond, VA," Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, pages 5-6, Aug. 22, 1885
The collection’s inclusive dates are 1885-1958, with the bulk of the material dating from 1885-1937. The collection is comprised of photographs, postcards, reunion ribbons, press clippings, and a guest register.