A Knight's Cross of the Military Order of Merit of Karl Friedrich, 1st half of the 19th century
International Orders & Military Collectibles | A89m | Live auction | 454 Lots
DescriptionGold, silver, polychrome enamel (flaws). Movable crown clasp, on the front medallion the monogram "CF" with circumscription (tr.) "For the Honour of Baden". On the reverse the Baden griffon in relief with the aforementioned circumscription. Slightly damaged, traces of age. Width 25 mm, weight 8.5 g. The order was donated by Elector Carl Friedrich on 4 April 1807 and was awarded until 1918. Very rare, early production.
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