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Hesse, Order of the Golden Lion
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
42
Hesse, Order of the Golden Lion
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 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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Hesse, Order of the Golden Lion
Grand Cross set of insignia, star Cambridge No. 4, the set otherwise unsigned and unmarked, comprising cast openwork sash badge dated 1844, with obverse legend WILHELMUS II D.G. ELECTOR HASSIAE., reverse VIRTUTE ET FIDELITATE, and breast star, in pierced silver with gold and enamel centre, having a gold brooch-pin and backplate engraved with interlocked crowned GG monogram and ‘No. 4’, extremely fine (lot)
sash badge: width 40.8mm, breast star: width 82.9mm, with length of original sash ribbon,
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Catalogue Note

Awarded to George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, 18 December 1844.

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

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London