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CHAIN DECORATION WITH COLLAR FOR BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. ANDREW THE APOSTLE THE FIRST-CALLEd, IMPERIAL RUSSIA WWI

Artikul: 110171 Sold
Chain of the Order Of Saint Andrew, Russia. Rebuilt according to original historical sample with improvement of quality to be exactly as it was in it's period.
Brass, gold plated, cold enamel. Best quality.
The "Jewel" Badge was worn on special occasions on such an elaborate 'collar' (chain).

Reference
The Order of St. Andrew the Apostle the First-Called (Russian: Орден Святого апостола Андрея Первозванного) is the highest order of the Russian Federation. Established as the first and highest order of chivalry of the Russian Empire in 1698, it was abolished under the USSR before being re-established as the top Russian order in 1998.The Order was established in 1698 by Tsar Peter the Great, in honour of Saint Andrew, the first apostle of Jesus and patron saint of Russia. It was bestowed in a single class and was only awarded for the most outstanding civilian or military merit.

CHAIN DECORATION WITH COLLAR FOR BADGE OF ORDER OF ST. ANDREW THE APOSTLE THE FIRST-CALLEd, IMPERIAL RUSSIA WWI

Artikul: 110171 Sold