Two silver watches and chains

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Two silver watches and chains
Circular, the first with central black enamel ground medallion each side, one with Cyrillic cypher VVO, the reverse with the Imperial double-headed eagle and crossed cannons, with an enamel inscription around the centre in Russian 'For Excellent Shooting', the inside cover engraved with 'To Johan Kongo from the second battery of the 18 artillery brigade, 11 July 1902, in original fitted wood case; the other with the Imperial double-headed eagle, blue enamel ribbon applied to one side, the reverse with engraved Russian presentation inscription 'To M. Gol'm, August 1901, on behalf of the Emperor Nicholas II'
2¼ in. (5.6 cm.) diam. (2)