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BADGE OF ORDER OF SAINT STANISLAS

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BADGE OF ORDER OF SAINT STANISLAS

Made by: Eduard

Currently in storage


About this object

Second class. With swords, with ribbon. For Battle near Klevan, February 1916. Gold ball-tipped maltese cross, enameled red with gold crossed swords and imperial eagles between arms. Central medallion white enamel with Saint's initials SS in faded red surrounded by a gold band with green laurels. Reverse is plain gold with identical center. The badge is suspended from original St. Stanislas neck cravat.

Category:
goldwork
Object name:
BADGE OF ORDER OF SAINT STANISLAS
Made from:
Gold -- enamel -- silk moiré
Made in:
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Date made:
1916
Size:
H. 1 13/16 in.

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
18.57
Class:
ORDER
Signature marks:
MARK VD in Cyrillic, kokoshnik, 56, Eduard in Cyrillic
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973