Order of Saint Alexander Nevsky Breast Star made by Frederick Adolf Golshtenius workshop /F•H/

Privately commissioned breast stars made by St.Petersburg workshop of Frederick Adolf Golshtenius /Фредерик Адольф Хольстениус (Гольштениус)/.
Circa 1840s-1860s.

1st variation.

Silver, gilding, gold, enamel.
Size 82.5 x 82.4 mm.
Weight 52.20 g.

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Order of Saint  Alexander Nevsky  Breast Star made by Frederick Adolf Golshtenius workshop.jpg


Order of Saint  Alexander Nevsky Breast Star made by Frederick Adolf  Golshtenius workshop.jpg


Order of Saint Alexander Nevsky  Breast Star made by Frederick Adolf Golshtenius workshop.jpg


Plate marked with "F•H".

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Same breast star under different light.

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Order of Saint Alexander Nevsky Breast Star  made by Frederick Adolf Golshtenius.jpg


Order of Saint Alexander Nevsky  Breast Star made by Frederick Adolf Golshtenius.jpg
 
2nd variation.

Silver, gilding, gold, enamel.
Size 82.8 × 82.9 mm.
Weight 50.28 g.

Marked with "F•H", silver hallmark "84" and round mark "St. Petersburg coat of arms".

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Central medallion.

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Marks.

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Same breast star under different light.

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Central medallion.

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Звезда  ордена Святого Благоверного князя Александра Невского.jpg


Marks.

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Breast star from ex collection McNamara.

Silver, gilding, gold, enamel.
Size 81.9 × 82.1 mm.
Weight 50.28 g.

Marked with barely readable maker's mark "FH", silver hallmark "84" and round mark "St. Petersburg coat of arms".

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Reverse engraved

"K. ALEXANDER NEFSKY = FEST WÄHREND DER KRÖNUNG KAISER ALEXANDER II IN MOSKAU 1856"

"K. ALEXANDER NEVSKY = CELEBRATION DURING THE CORONATION OF EMPEROR ALEXANDER II N MOSCOW 1856"

"Князь Александр Невский = во время празднования коронации Императора Александра II в Москве в 1856 г."

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Marks.

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Same breast star under different light.

Звезда ордена Святого Александра Невского мастерской Фредерика Адольфа Хольстениуса.jpg


Звезда ордена Святого  Александра Невского мастерской Фредерика Адольфа Хольстениуса.jpg
 
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