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Great Britain, The Most Noble Order of the Garter
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 GBP
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23
Great Britain, The Most Noble Order of the Garter
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Royal Orders and Medals from the collection of George, Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904), King George III’s Grandson

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Great Britain, The Most Noble Order of the Garter
a Garter in blue silk, velvet, gold wire and 22 carat gold, by John James Edington, 1830-31, of excellent workmanship, with finely-engraved applied gold letters of the motto of the Order HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE, gold tip and buckle ends both elaborately decorated with foliage, exotic birds and a Classical bust, weight 110g all in, fully hallmarked including the ‘sun in splendour’ mark as used for 22 carat gold, c.1816-44, good extremely fine condition
length 540mm, fabric width 25mm
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Catalogue Note

Made for Adolphus, 1st Duke of Cambridge, for wear at the Coronation of his brother, King William IV. 

Royal Orders and Medals from the collection of George, Duke of Cambridge (1819-1904), King George III’s Grandson

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London