The full inscription reads, 'To dear Count Sergei Alexeevich Ignatiev from No. 3 [eskadron] N.M. Prutchenko, T.N. Skalon, A.P. Grebs, M. M. Raevskii, Count P.A. Ignatiev, N.N. Pum, Count V.K. Kleinmikhel, A.L. Kislovskii, Prince V.L. Vyazemskii, Prince A.P. Svyatopolk-Mirskii.' All of the above served as officers in the Guard Hussar Regiment during the First World War.