Badge of the Order of St. Andrew the First-Called

Order

Date:

2008

Materials:

Silver, Silver gilt, Enamel and Gems

Dimensions:

W 2.25 in x H 3.125 in

Accession Number:

1.3.2008

Credit Line:

Bequest. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan. 2008

Description

Silver double eagle topped by a crown with red enamel and white gems and blue enamel ribbons. Overlaid on eagle is St. Andrew cross with gold relief figure of crucified St. Andrew, SAPR on arms of cross. Awarded to Metropolitan Laurus on Feb. 28, 2008 at the Marfo-Mariinsky Convent in Moscow.

History Note

Awarded to Metropolitan Laurus on Feb. 28, 2008 at the Marfo-Mariinsky Convent in Moscow.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark: M, kokoshnik facing right, 925; ЗМДД in rectangle.