GREAT BRITAIN, ROYAL GUELPHIC ORDER |
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
Military Division, breast star by Rundell, Bridge & Co., circa 1835, Cambridge No. 2, in pierced jewel-cut silver with gold crossed swords and centre in gold and enamels, the White Horse of Hanover also over a radiating guilloché base to central medallion, the reverse with gold brooch-pin and backplate engraved RUNDELL, BRIDGE & CO. Jewellers To their Majesties and all the Royal Family Ludgate Hill London. No. 2, minimal traces of wear, extremely fine
See footnote to lot 3. This star is of later date than the three other examples offered in this sale, demonstrating that the Cambridge numbering system did not necessarily reflect a chronological order.