A breast star of the Order of Pope Pius IX, 20th century
Orders & Military Collectibles until 1918 | A90m | Live auction | 109 Lots
DescriptionSilver, 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?