Grand Officer`s Set of the 1st type in GOLD and enamels (minor chips), 69x45 mm, centre medallion with King Otto`s head facing right, and the colours of Bavaria on the reverse`s centre, suspension crown linked to the cross with the typical loop and thin hinge of the Bavarian-made pieces, plain, polished ribbon ring, original neck ribbon. Breast Star, 75 mm, with chiseled and pierced rays, centre medallion in gold, with applied the enameled order`s cross, within blue enameled outer circlet bearing golden, Greek inscription, the reverse, with French marks and the maker`s escutcheon of Halley, Paris, further, the award papers dated July, 1853, to the Spanish gentleman Don Jose Pizarro.A very rare and superb set, very fine condition. II RR!
The Order of the Redeemer
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