A Russian printed cotton scarf commemorating the Popular Festival (Narodnyi prazdnik), part of the three-week long celebrations of the Coronation of Nicholas II by the Danilov Mills (T-vo Danilovskoi Manufaktury), 1896, the scarf centered with a view of the Moscow Kremlin within a wreath of oak and laurel, the four corners with the Imperial State Seal (the double-headed eagle) and a red folk art style foliate border, the edges with printed captions noting that it had been approved by the Ministry of the Imperial Court and the name of the manufacturer. Dimensions: 21 in. h x 23 5/8 in. w.
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