Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. Late 19th to early 20th centuries. Velvet, satin and gilded metal thread. State Hermitage Museum (links: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263422/?lng=en, http://www.hermitageline.ru/ru/blog/view/bal). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE, HI-RES IMAGES.
Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany (left) in Russian uniform, and Tsar Nicholas II of Russia (right) in Prussian uniform.
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Der Rittmeister Militaria Imperial German Merchandise:Shoulder Boards and Epaulettes for Navy, Royalty, Generals, Admirals, Air Service, Army, and Kavallerie.(23)
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Solid gold drinking bowl richly enamelled and set with precious stones. This was one of the gifts Tsar Michael Feodorovich of Russia sent in 1637 for the wedding of the Polish king Ladislaus IV and Archduchess Cecilia Renata of Austria.