Miniature Mikhailovsky Artillery School Graduation Badge

Badge

Date:

1911

Materials:

Silver and Enamel

Dimensions:

W 1 in x H 0.75 in

Accession Number:

94.85

Credit Line:

Gift. Bukovsky, Alexis P.

Description

Miniature graduation badge of the Mikhailovsky Artillery School(Михайловское артиллерийское училище). Silver imperial double eagle over two crossed cannon and flaming grenade. On wings of eagle are cyphers of Alexander I and Nicholas II. In center is circular medallion surmounted by crown, with a half wreath and blue inscription: М. Артиллер. Уч. In center of medallion is letter M and year 1820. Pin back. Badge instituted in 1911.

Inscriptions & Markings

mark: KП in rectangle.