A Russian Mitre


The Royal Armoury, Sweden

The Royal Armoury, Sweden
Stockholm, Sweden

Mitre, originally from Tchudov Monastery (“the Monastery of Wonders” in Moscow’s Kremlin). Made circa 1650. Taken as a trophy at the battle of Narva in 1700. The panels feature: Archangel Michael, St. Peter the Evangelist, Mary, and Jesus.


  • Title: A Russian Mitre
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: 1640/1650
  • Location Created: Russia
  • Physical Dimensions: Diam. 265 mm, H 150 mm
  • Subject Keywords: Mitre, War booty
  • Rights: CC BY
  • External Link: Livrustkammaren

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