modern card mount:
the image of this silk portrait kindly
donated by John Hartwig, USA
original card mount with printed title:
the image of this portrait copied from
Stevengraph Collectors Association newsletter
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Woven on silk:-
Printed at bottom of card-mount:-
cm deep by cm wide
This extremely rare silk is shown above, and is a pair to Nicholas II [so218 on this site].
The wording below the portraits being a formal blessing on the lines of 'May God preserve Guard and Keep' with the date '1896'.
These portraits were first listed on label 31+29a under the joint name CZAR & CZARINA OF RUSSIA.