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  • Laura Wiley Warren

    Russian royal sleigh (18th century)

  • Attia Roman

    Winter Sleigh: Moscow, 1732. Belonged first to Empress Anna Ioannovna, then to Empress Elisabeth Petrovna. Came from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow Carriage Court, in 1834 - in the Armoury Chamber. Dynasty

  • Lou Ann Young

    In the Kremlin in Moscow, we find the oldest of the royal Russian carriages. This one is from the 18th century and was one of many to carry the royal court from city to city. For example, when Catherine the Great (1729-1796) made her trip from St. Petersburg to Moscow for her coronation, she did it in 13 days in a sleigh similar to this.

  • diana pratt

    18th century Russian Royalty. In the book "Russian Imperial Style: - Catherine the Great's sleigh was a palace on runners. I had a salon, library & bedroom all warmed by porcelain stoves.

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