Orders, Decorations and Medals (16 & 17 September 2010)

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Date of Auction: 16th & 17th September 2010

Sold for £1,500

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Badge of the Certificate of Honour, for Hong Kong, G.V.R., large circular silver-gilt neck badge, unnamed, with neck cravat, nearly extremely fine, rare £1000-1200

Footnote

Instituted in 1929, these badges were awarded to recipients of a Certificate of Honour and worn on ceremonial occasions and when decorations were worn. The total number of holders of Certificates of Honour was limited to no more than ten at any one time.