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BADGE OF THE ORDER OF ST. GEORGE

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Third class. Gold and white on the obverse, the enamel cross pattée. Central medallion contains St. George slaying the serpent on a red background. A particularly fine artistic rendering. Reverse of the medallion is white enamel with SG (in Cyrillic) in black in the center. Gold suspension loop and St. George ribbon (orange with three black stripes Romanov colors).

Object name:
BADGE OF THE ORDER OF ST. GEORGE
Made from:
Gold -- enamel -- ribbon
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
H. 1 11/16 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.17
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MONOGRAM SG
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973