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Lozhka i Nozh'
Additional title: Spoon and Knife [of St. Sergius]

Troitskaia Lavra i Prep. Sergii Radonezhskii; al'bom fotografii]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1850 - 1916
Library locations
Slavic and East European Collections
Shelf locator: Slav. Reserve Photo
Religious articles
Troitse-Sergieva lavra
Sergii, Radonezhskii, Saint, ca. 1314-1391 or 2 -- Associated objects
Content: According to Pierre Apraxine, this album is "bound album of 26 albumen prints (+/- 8 x 10 1/2"), most with captions pasted under the images. Some with elaborate details. Title and a list of contents appear on typewritten pages pasted on the first blank pages of the album. Not contemporary, as is red cover. Album documents the holy treasures of the monastery, mainly the objects having belonged to St. Serge of Radonej, and several well-known icons. It includes: --views of monastery and church --the reliquary of St. Serge, --icon of Trinity and Icon of Virgin and Child --icon of St. Serge, having worked miraculous cures during cholera epidemic of 1848 --Virgin and Child, Smolensk --St. Nicholas --Gospel having belonged to St. Serge, XIV-e century (no. 1) --prayerbook, written by St. Nicholas, used by St. Serge, 1381 (no. 15) --wooden vessels used by St. Serge and St. Nikon, his disciple (nos. 5 & 6) --chausubles of St. Serge (nos. 7 & 8) --other clothes of St. Serge --sandals of St. Serge --Icon of the Vision of the Virgin, above south door of altar of Church of the Trinity, paraded in wars (Poland, Sweden, Napoleonic, Crimea) --Icons of Virgin Mary, savior (XI c.), Jesus, Virgin, St. John the Baptist, "Panagiya" Important document for the aspect and condition of the treasures of the Monastery. The photos themselves are copy prints, (see dimensions written on original photos being reproduced)."
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11614046
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cd268840-c6bd-012f-c8a7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Slavic and East European Collections, The New York Public Library. "Lozhka i Nozh'" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1916. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-498a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Slavic and East European Collections, The New York Public Library. "Lozhka i Nozh'" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-498a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Slavic and East European Collections, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1916). Lozhka i Nozh' Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-498a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Lozhka i Nozh'