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

Date of Auction: 5th July 2011

Sold for £3,850

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Italian States, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies, Order of St. Ferdinand and of Merit, Grand Cross breast star, 70 x 70mm., silver, gold and enamel, reverse centre inscribed, ‘Chauffertaine Palais Royal No. 168 a Paris’, complete with pin-fitting and support prongs, enamel damage to blue central surround, very fine £2500-3000

Footnote

Awarded the Order of St. Ferdinand and of Merit, Grand Cross, in 1817.