The Imperial Austrian Order of Leopold

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An early breast star of the Order with smooth rays and thin border, imitating the silver embroidery wire; the centre with the red enameled, white bordered Order’s cross; red enameled centre medallion with golden monogram “FIA” within white enameled outer circlet, bearing the black enameled inscription “INTEGRITATI ET MERITO”; smooth reverse with hemispherical nut retaining the obverse centre; vertical, tapering pin of attened section.
An extremely rare star, from the 1st half of 19th Century; almost excellent condition.
Dim.: 87,2 x 86,9 mm.

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P .10.1