Lapel pin marking graduation from non-medical faculties of Imperial Russian Universities
Silver and Enamel
H 1.5 in x W 0.6875 in x D 0.187 in
Gift. Andrievsky, Ivan Mikhailovich
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. This smaller version of the badge was instituted for generals, officers and civilian officials of the military department who graduated from non-medical faculties of Russian Universities.
Inscriptions & Markings
mark: 84, kokoshnik facing right, signed HT