Lot 208

JULY MONARCHIE Louis-Philippe I 1830-1848
Gold enamelled Commander's Star of the Order of the Legion of Honour, points
pommetées, golden center. Blood-coloured scarlet moiré ribbon with rosette.
In the center on the obverse, bust of Henri IV surrounded by the legend HENRI IV and two branches of laurel on a blue enamelled background. On the reverse, two tricolor flags in saltire surrounded by the legend HONOR AND HERITAGE and two branches of laurel on a blue enamelled background. Articulated crown surmounted by a ball through which the grooved suspension ring passes.
Punch on the link: ram's head.
(19.12 g) 47.42 mm and 74.92 mm with the crown and the ring.
Tiny splinters. Superb.