The representative of the Romanov commented on the image of the Royal family on the cakes

© Photo : Public DomainРоссийский Emperor Nicholas II, Empress Alexandra Feodorovna, Grand duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, Anastasia, Tsarevich Alexei. Archive photoThe representative of the Romanov commented on the image of the Royal family on the cakes© Photo : Public Domain

The image of rulers, saints and heroes on the packaging or confectionery to be refused if not accompanied by mocking and jeering signatures, told RIA Novosti adviser to the office of the head of the Russian Imperial house of Romanov in the Crimean region Vladislav Pilkevich.

Earlier in social networks and mass media the information appeared that in one of Tyumen and restaurant holding companies were presented with cakes with faces of Emperor Nicholas II and members of his family.

«In itself, the image of rulers, saints and heroes in various packages or, for example, confectionery is not reprehensible. This practice existed in pre-revolutionary Russia. There was, for example, bottles of vodka in the form of busts of the emperors and Grand Dukes» — said Pilkevich.

Thus, according to him, is worthy of censure and condemnation, when image honor outstanding figures of the past are accompanied by mocking and jeering signatures, as it was with candy in St. Petersburg.

«If the same is done with respect, that this phenomenon can be seen as the popularization of historical knowledge», — said the Agency interlocutor.

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