Fine British Orders - the property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 25th March 2013

Sold for £4,500

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,000

The Most Illustrious Order of St. Patrick, K.P., a fine Victorian Knight’s badge, 58 x 30mm. including suspension loop, gold, enamelled both sides, circa 1850, extremely fine £3500-4000

Footnote

Provenance: Spink, December 1990, and Glendining, November 1995.

Literature: Illustrated in The Most Illustrious Order, by Peter Galloway, Unicorn Press, 1999.