Creator

Culture

Russian

Dimensions

1 5/8 in.

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Harris ('46), 2020

Accession Number

2020.381

Description

The obverse shows, in the central medallion, the mounted St. George slaying the dragon. The four arms are smooth and without engraving. The reverse shows Nicholas' monogram in the central medallion; the numbers 916 and 533 on the left and right horizontal arms; and "Fourth Class" on the lower vertical arm. The accompanying ribbon is vertically striped in black (three stripes) and orange (narrow borders and two stripes).

Provenance

Purchased from Robert Kuhn Antiques, San Francisco, in 1991.

Collection

Early Modern Europe

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