• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 354

    A Gold And Enamel Sash Badge Of The Order of St Andrew

    CYRILLIC MAKER'S INITIALS PARTLY ERASED I.?, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

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    A Gold And Enamel Sash Badge Of The Order of St Andrew
    Cyrillic maker's initials partly erased I.?, St Petersburg, circa 1890
    The black enamel Imperial Russian eagle applied with the Saint Andrew cross with the Saint crucified upon it, surmounted by a red guilloché and enamel Imperial crown, attached to original sash


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    Provenance

    Given to Prince Roman Petrovich (1896-1978), son of Grand Duke Piotr Nicolaevich (1865-1931)


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of Prince Nicholas of Russia