Russian Empire. Badge of the end of the Naval Cadet Corps.
This is a special military educational institution for the training of naval officers, was founded by Peter the Great of 14.01.1701. It received the sons of naval officers and nobles, as well as civilian officials not lower than the VIII class of the Table of Ranks.
Silver, gilding, enamel. The stigma was not found on the sign. On the nut is the name of the master "VD" - the workshop "Eduard" and the test stamp (women's head in kokoshnik). The anchors were broken, neatly glued, shown in the photo. The screw is slightly shortened. Size 46,5*33,5mm.