Antique Reception Invitation Tsar Alexander II Romanov Imperial Russia 1874
Bibelotslondon Ltd is a UK registered company based in London Bridge dealing in ephemera and curiosities from Britain and around the world. Our diverse inventory is carefully chosen and constantly evolving. We work very hard to offer the highest quality works at competitive prices. Our inventory is listed online, and we strive to keep our website completely up to date, so our customers can easily check availability. We believe in offering clients items that are unique and rare for aficionados of the antique and collector's world. Bibelot is a late nineteenth century word derived from the French word bel'beautiful', meaning a small item of beauty, curiosity or interest. The word ephemera is derived from the sixteenth century Greek word ephmera meaning a printed or hand written paper not meant to be retained for a long period of time. Fine antique invitation from the Corporation of the City of London to attend the Reception at the Guildhall in honour of the royal Visit of Tsar Alexander II of Imperial Russia to Great Britain 13th May to 21st May 1874, to visit his daughter Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrovna who married Prince Alfred Duke of Edinburgh, son of Queen Victoria, in St Petersburg 23rd January 1874. Size: 28.5 x 17.5 cm approx. Photos form part of the description. This item is in the category "Collectables\Historical Memorabilia\Royalty Collectables". The seller is "bibelotslondon" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.