Riga Polytechnic Institute of Emperor Alexander II Badge

Badge

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver and Silver gilt

Dimensions:

H 2.875 in x W 1.875 in x D 0.5 in

Accession Number:

193.81

Credit Line:

Gift. Ivanov, Sergei Mikhailovich

Description

Gold laurel and oak branch wreath with Imperial double-headed eagle and crown. On the bottom are superimposed the Cyrillic letters РПИ (Riga Polytechnical Institute). Instituted in 1902.

History Note

Belonged to Sergei Mikhailovich Ivanov.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: kokshnik facing right in circle; HK (or НB)