Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (5 July 2011)

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Date of Auction: 5th July 2011

Sold for £5,800

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Germany, Baden, House Order of Fidelity, Grand Cross breast star by Biennais, Paris, 86 x 86mm., silver, gold and enamel, unmarked, with green leather backing inscribed in gold, ‘Bienn a.....évre de L’Emp..... et Roi. a ..is’, inscription obscured by pin-fitting, lacking pin and support prongs, good very fine and rare £2500-3000

Footnote

Awarded the House Order of Fidelity in November 1806.