7 July 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 529
GBP 450 - GBP 550
A parcel-gilt Badge commemorating the Tercentenary of the Romanov Dynasty
marked Kortman, workmaster's initials illegible, St. Petersburg, circa 1913
Engraved in Cyrillic 'Karpinskii' on the reverse; together with a silver Badge of the Imperial Russian Fire Society (2)
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S.B. Patrikeev & A.D. Bojnovich, Badges of Russia, (Moscow, 1995), pp.341 & 291.
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