Russian empire. St. George's Cross of the 4st degree No. 929686.
The highest soldier's award of The world war I period for bravery and personal courage.
The insignia of the order is a cross with expanding blades at the end. In the center of the cross is a medallion of a round shape, on the front side of which is depicted Saint George striking a serpent. On the reverse side of the medallion, the letters S and G were applied in the form of a monogram. The cross bars on the front side remained clean, and the reverse was marked with the serial number of the award. The cross was to be worn on a black and orange St. George ribbon ("the colors of smoke and flame")
Silver. Size 34*40mm. Weight 11 g. Excellent condition, mirror shine, natural patina.