An extremely rare Greek Badge. Is the Ladie's Gold Badge for the Centenary of the Hellenic Royal. RULER - KING PAUL / PAVLOS. CENTENARY OF THE HELLENIC ROYAL HOUSE (1863 - 1963).
LADIE'S GOLD BADGE MEDAL (Gilded Silver 950). BADGE comes without ORIGINAL CASE. Badge is a rare hand-hammered Art work, the original idea of the design was given by the King Paul and the molds were manufactured by the engraver Eleftherios Kelaidis, and is rare because it was awarded to those who attended the celebrations of the centenary in the summer of 1963 only. Badge was made in 1963 under the reign of King Paul, is made of gilded Sterling Silver 950/1000 fineness and is marked (950) on the backside perimeter, has a round shape with a perimeter laurel wreath, badge has a center cross which is designed with four crossed capital letters (P) of the Greek Alphabet, having at the ends four Royal Crowns, (P) is the monogram of King Paul, design completed with the four quarters of the circle which contains the monograms of the other four Greek Kings, George I, Constantine I, Alexandros, George II. Centenary badge was awarded in two classe's gold and silver, with ladie's badge be smaller than men's badge.
Centenary badge comes without original presentation case, boxed as found and as pictured in a black jewelry case. " Reference/last 2 Photos: George Beldecos Book (Hellenic Orders Decorations and Medals) pages 120 and 121" - (Book Not included in this lot). "GREEK ROYAL HOUSE CENTENARY LADIES BADGE" 1.
1.378 inches or 3.5 cm Width. 1.574 inches or 4 cm Length. 11 gr or 0.40 oz - Unboxed.Is in a very good condition without scratches, dents, nicks, chips, cracks, damage or any restoration. Original gilding is in a great condition without loss.
Pin works great opens and close as it should. 1.378 inches or 3.5 cm Tall. 2.756 inches or 7 cm Width.3.228 inches or 8.2 cm Length. The exterior of the Case. Shows extra slight wear, is without discoloration, no faded, no scratches or any damages. The interior of the case, black felt fitted and black satin lining of the lid are in great condition, clean with no humidity age stains, holes, tears, odor, or any damage. Hinge works perfect, box opens and close as it should. 74 gr or 2.60 oz - Unpackaged. We have plenty of close-up day-light photos to look carefully and if you. / Australia & Other countries out of Europe: FREE. Thanks for looking and GOOD LUCK. Please check out all other items. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. Attention Sellers - Get Templates Image Hosting, Scheduling at Auctiva. The item "GREECE GREEK HELLENIC ROYAL HOUSE CENTENARY (1863-1963) LADIE'S GOLD BADGE MEDAL" is in sale since Thursday, May 3, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Vietnam (1961-75)\Original Period Items\Medals, Pins & Ribbons".
The seller is "golden-place-sales" and is located in Athens. This item can be shipped worldwide.