Grand Cross Set. Sash Badge, 97x45 mm, in "frosted" gilt Silver with black enameled cross and green enameled "palms" between the arms, the cross can be opened and can contain a fragment of the Holy Cross, original crown suspension, loop and red ribbon. Breast Star, 76 mm, with silver rays, the centre, with the order`s badge, with enameled details, the reverse, with broad pin, in the original, red velvet case of issue, the !id, with gold-embossed coat-of-arms of the Greek Patriarchy of Jerusalem. An extremely rare set, in best French quality, extremely fine condition. This Order, of which is not known a date of institution, is not connected to the Greek State, but directly awarded by the Head of the Greek Orthodox Church, is kept in the highest consideration and importance, it is awarded to highest personalities, in recognition of outstanding merits in the defence of Christianity. I R!
The Order of Orthodox Crusaders of the Patriarchy of Jerusalem
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