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BADGE OF THE ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Gold cross pattée all black enameled, arms and central medallions. Obverse-ermine mantle with saint's initials artistically rendered on a black enameled ground. Reverse- date order founded 22 September 1782 in Cyrillic. Neck ribbon features three equal stripes-black, red, black.

Object name:
BADGE OF THE ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR
Made from:
Gold -- enamel -- silk moiré ribbon
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1869
Size:
H. 2 5/16 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.33
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MARK on back: crossed anchors, 56, 1869
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973