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BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR

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BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR

Made by: Eduard

Currently in storage


About this object

Gold cross pattée with red outlined black enameled arms. Gold crossed swords pass beneath central medallion. Obverse ermine mantle with saint's initials CB. Reverse has date order founded 22 September 1782 in Cyrillic.

Category:
goldwork
Object name:
BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. VLADIMIR
Made from:
Gold -- enamel
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1908-1917
Size:
4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.36
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MARK on loop: Illegible, on sword hilts: kokoshnik facing right, VD in Cyrillic, Eduard (in Cyrillic) under enamel upper lower reverse arms
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973