Union of the Russian People Badge

Badge

Date:

1905 - 1917

Materials:

Brass, Enamel and Ribbon

Dimensions:

H 1.6875 in x W 1.0625 in

Accession Number:

408.2.83

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Badge of the Union of the Russian People (Союз Русского Народа). Brass circle surmounted by white enamel cross with emanating rays. In center of circle is St. George slaying dragon. Above St. George is imperial crown, below him is inscription on light blue enamel background: Cоюзъ Русскаго Народа ("The Union of Russian People"). On national tricolor grosgrain ribbon.