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BADGE OF THE RED CROSS

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Currently in storage


About this object

In center is an equal armed cross enameled in red over an engraved ground. Around it is a ribbon which has in relief 1877 on one side and 1878 on the other. Above is the Russian imperial crown. The badge came in its original box.

Object name:
BADGE OF THE RED CROSS
Made from:
Silver -- enamel
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
1878-1879
Size:
4.9 × 2.5 cm (1 15/16 × 1 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.63
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MARK 84, IKh in Cyrillic for Ivan Khlebnikov date 1877-1878
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973