Lot 3039

A breast star of the Order of Pope Pius IX, 20th century

Orders & Military Collectibles until 1918 | A90m | Live auction | 521 Lots

Post-auction sale

Post-auction sale

Description

Silver, faceted star, appliquéd with a star burst (scratches, hairline cracks) in blue enamel, the medallion enamelled in black and white, gilt. The back with a vertical pin and the year of institution "Anno MDCCCXLVII". Slightly damaged in places, signs of age. Width 69 mm, weight 65 g.
The Order of Pope Pius IX was instituted by Pope Pius IX on 17 June 1847.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3522. The pre-sale view will take place from 15 - 20 Nov. 2021 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).