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 large imperial Russian albumen photograph of Tsar Nicholas II of Russia arriving at Vyborg district of St Petersburg in 1896 as part of the Coronation festivities, photograph by J. Indursky, mounted and ready to be framed.
Photos form part of the description.
Size of Photo: 45.5 x 33.5 cm approx
Size of Mount: 51 x 41 cm approx