Land Reform Badge

Badge

Date:

1866

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

H 2 in x W 2 in x D 0.25 in

Accession Number:

420.83.2

Credit Line:

Gift. Vladimir, Archimandrite

Description

Badge in form of Maltese cross, given for fixing land boundaries for the state peasants. On front is monogram of Alexander II and inscription: ЗА ПОЗЕМЕЛ. УСТРОИСТВ. ГОСУДАРСТВ. КРЕСТЬЯНЪ 24 НОЯБРЯ 1866 ("For efforts in organizing land reforms, November 24, 1866")

Inscriptions & Markings

marks: 84 in rectangle; ИP in rectangle