Fine and Rare Imperial Russian Order of Saint Stanislaus, Third Class breast Badge, 42 mm. Gold and enamel, the cross with red enamel on the front, and gold on the reverse. The front and reverse centre with gold and enamel SS St.
Hallmarked with maker's mark of'D. O', Dmitry Osipov in Cyrillic of St.
The order of Saint Stanislas was founded on May 7, 1765 by Stanislaus II, the last King of Poland. The order of Saint Stanislas passed through several phases before becoming a Russian Order in 1831, after the Polish rebellion of 1830 had been suppressed by the Russian Army. The badge of the Order was gold rimmed, dark red enemeled. This order is eight-pointed cross, each point has ball tipped. Between each arm of the cross appears Imperial Russian Eagle.
Center medallion is white enemel and portrays in red the monogram of St. Stanislas surrounded by a green gold laurel wreath.
Stanislas, red with white, red border stripes on each side. Most often, our merchandise is old and or used.We will try to describe these items to the best of our ability and would not misrepresent anything intentionally. We list the defects, problems and imperfections we see on the items, but we can sometimes overlook something or make a mistake. FOR MORE INFORMATION, OR SIMILAR ITEMS PRESS ON. Guaranteed to be authentic & antique, please see my other items, be sure to add Antique-Russia to your favorites list! The item "MILITARY ST STANISLAV ORDER BADGE ANTIQUE RUSSIAN IMPERIAL CROSS RUSSIA GOLD 56" is in sale since Monday, June 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Russia". The seller is "antique-russia" and is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.