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BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Russian Porcelain Room


About this object

Gold cross pattée with red enameled arms outlined in black. Central obverse medallion shows ermine mantle with initials CB for St. Vladimir on a black enamel background. Reverse also black with founding date 22 September 1782 (in Cyrillic) in gold. Ribbon has black, red, black in equal stripes.

Object name:
BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR
Made from:
Gold -- enamel -- silk moiré ribbon
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
H. 1 7/8 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.29
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MARK on loop: alpha, kokoshnik facing right, 56, N.B in Cyrillic
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973