Imperial Convoy Commemorative Badge

Badge

Date:

1909

Materials:

Metal

Dimensions:

W 1.0625 in x H 1.625 in

Accession Number:

683.2.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Ob'edinenie Pervopokhodnikov

Description

Badge commemorating the 100-year anniversary of the 1st and 2nd Kuban Sotnias (Hundreds) of the Imperial Escort. Copper (?) shield, 13 rivets along border. In center at a diagonal is a sword, above sword is imperial crown, below sword is: 100л. Background is stippled. Instituted in 1909.