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Brazil, Order of the Southern Cross
 
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
67
Brazil, Order of the Southern Cross
 
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 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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Brazil, Order of the Southern Cross
 
Grand Cross set of insignia, comprising sash badge, in gold and enamels, with central gold medallion with portrait of Pedro I in high relief,  and breast badge, in gold and enamels with central cross in silver, with sash, virtually as made (lot)     
sash badge: width 60.5mm, breast badge: width 60mm
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Catalogue Note

Awarded to the Duke in 1877 and offered with the original manuscript Letter of Appointment in Portuguese (with English translation), signed by Isabel, Princess Imperial, as her father Pedro II’s Regent at the Palace of Rio de Janeiro, 28 August 1877. Also signed by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Diego Velho Cavalcanti de Albuquerque, Visconde de Cavalcanti.

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

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London