Moscow University 200th Anniversary badge, 1955.
Silver-plated brass, enamels. 44.1 x 20.6 mm. Two-piece
construction, fine quality badge. The writing in the white
border is "Moscow University", and in the blue plaque at the
bottom "200th Anniversary". Shows superimposed main building
of the University and the bust of one of its founders and
namesake, Mikhail Lomonosov.
In very fine to excellent condition. The white enameled
border has tiny surface flakes in the upper corners, not
noticeable even under a 10x magnification. The enamel is
perfect otherwise. The details and silver plating are
creating a full impression of a solid silver badge.
Awarded in 1955 to faculty, staff and possibly most
distinguished alumni in commemoration of the anniversary of