Russian Imperial Badge of the 1st Railroad Regiment, 1908
The badge consists of the silver cypher of the Emperor Nicholas II beneath the gold Imperial crown, beneath which is the gold cypher of the Emperor Alexander III. The lower half of the double cypher is surrounded by a gold ribbon with the inscription “1 ЖЕЛЪЗНОДОРОЖНЫЙ ПОЛКЪ». Measures 2 1/4″ long x 3/8″ wide. Reverse of the badge is numbered “1904”. Brass screwback is also numbered “1904”.
Reference: V.Kempf. Imperial military badges of Russia, Catalogue, 2008, item 5.5.2, R4, price in XF condition is $8000. Please look at HERE. Last 10 years the same badge did not sell at any International auctions. Original pictures.
Estimate price for that nice item is $7500 – $8000. 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…).
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