Russian Imperial Badge of the 116th Maloyaroslavets Infantry Regiment
Badge is Maltese cross covered in blue enamel with numeral “116” on the lower ray. On cross are laid on crossed gold cyphers of the Emperors Paul I and Nicholas II complete with the gold Imperial crowns. Bronze, gilding. The badge was bought on Zeige 37 auction, 2010 lot 734 (please look at the last image).
Reference: V.Kempf. Imperial military badges of Russia, Catalogue, 2008, item 188.8.131.52, R4, price in XF condition is $5000. Last 10 years the same badge was sold only once on International auctions. Original pictures.
Estimate price for that nice item is $3300 – $3500. Please don’t hesitate to make me an offer. I can always give you a good discount. Also if you have any questions please ask me.
Guarantee: The item is old and original. But I am not a licensed dealer and I can not give you a Certificate of Authenticity. For this purpose I give to all of my clients 3 days for inspecting the item – the item can be returned for any reason for a full refund (minus shipping costs, paypal or bank transfer fee…).
SKU: # 5660