A gorget for officers of the guards during the reign of Catherine the Great (1762-96)
International Orders & Military Collectibles | A89m | Live auction | 454 Lots
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DescriptionGorget of fire-gilt brass, on the obverse applied Russian double-headed eagle underneath a crown, the breast shield with the tsarina’s cypher "JE II", the latter surrounded by a finely crafted trophy bundle engraved on the right with "E II". On the reverse two attachment loops and three screw discs. Length 17 cm, width 12 cm. Gorget of utmost rarity in a fine state of preservation.
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