The Order of the Redeemer

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159
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A Grand Cross set of the 2nd type: sash badge, 87x57 mm, in GOLD with
white enameled cross and broad green enameled oak and laurel wreath
between the arms; obverse centre medallion in gold with portrait of Christ
in enamel miniature painting; blue enameled outer circlet with the Order’s
motto; blue enameled reverse medallion, with white cross in the centre,
surrounded by Greek inscription in gold lettering; hinged suspension crown
with chiselled “jewels” and round suspension ring; with original, full
length sash ribbon; breast star, 82 mm, with chiselled and pierced rays
with a finest “brilliant” effect; centre medallion as that of the badge’s
obverse, but with chiselled, gold, inner and outer rings; the reverse with
round, vertical pin and two hooks, maker’s escutcheon of Lemaitre, Paris,
together with the original award document given to Charles de Macchio,
plenipotentiary minister of Austria-Hungary in Athens.
An extremely fine set, dating from the end of 19th Century (King George I (1863-1874), In extremely fine condition. I R!

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p. 153
Low estimate: 
4500.00 EUR
high estimate: 
9000.00EUR