Russian Imperial ORDERS

Group of Five Miniature Breast Stars for Imperial Russian Orders, mounted on a single fob-style chain, late XIX - early XX C. Includes Stars for the Order of St. Andrew the First - Called; Order of St. Vladimir, Military Division (with swords), 1st cl.; Order of St. Alexander Nevsky; Order of St. Anne, 1st cl.; and Order of St. Stanislaus, 1st cl. All five are clearly by the same maker and were undoubtedly commissioned by the same recipient. Judging by the combination of awards, this group was once worn by a Russian general of the highest rank. An exceptionally rare historical item!

Order of St. Stanislaus, Civil Division, 2nd cl. Neck Badge with original golden loop and period ribbon, by Eduard, 1910- 1916. Features as many as eight various hallmarks and maker marks. An attractive piece with perfect enamel, in very fine overall condition.

Actual 9 January 1918 Conveyance Document for Russian Order Insignia authorizing bestowal on five French military Officers [four generals and one Commandant (Major)]: a St. Alexander Nevsky with Swords, a White Eagle with Swords, a St. Anne 1st Class with Swords, and a St. Vladimir 4th Class with Swords).

Two exceedingly unusual 1917 Provisional Government Award Documents for Order of St. Anne 2nd Class w/Swords to a French Army officer for bravery on the Western Front.