Sword Hilt with Order of St. George Sword Knot

Sword Hilt

Materials:

Brass; black and orange ribbon

Dimensions:

H 6.8125 in x L 4.875 in x W 3 in

Accession Number:

145.81

Credit Line:

Association of Jurists

Description

Of the Imperial School of Jurisprudence in St. Petersburg. Inscription "За храбрость" ( "For Bravery") engraved twice on sword hilt; monogram of Nicholas II.

History Note

Provenance - Georgii Schirinsky, graduate of the Imperial School of Jurisprudence

Inscriptions & Markings

Engraved twice on hilt: За храбрость