London, South Kensington
7 July 2000
A silver Badge of the Imperial Academy of Arts
the badge apparently unmarked, the retaining plate with workmaster's Cyrillic initials N.O, St. Petersburg, circa 1880
Together with a silver-gilt badge commemorating the Jubilee of the Office of Empress Maria Feodorovna (2)
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S.B. Patrikeev & A.D. Bojnovich, Badges of Russia, (Moscow, 1995), pp.104 & 209.
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