Badge marking graduation from non-medical faculties of Imperial Russian Universities

Badge

Date:

1899

Materials:

Silver, Enamel and Gold

Dimensions:

H 2.75 in x W 1.25 in x D 0.25 in

Accession Number:

352.1.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Andrievsky, Ivan Mikhailovich

Description

Blue enamel cross superimposed on a white enamel rhombus, topped by gold Imperial double-headed eagle and small laurel and oak branch wreath. The badge was instituted in 1899.

History Note

brought into collection on 1/1/1982

Inscriptions & Markings

mark: 84, kokoshnik facing right; signed до; on gold eagle mark: 56