• Jewels at South Kensington auction at Christies

    Sale 5640

    Jewels at South Kensington

    17 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 189

    A late 19th century badge for the Most Exulted Order of the Star of India

    Price Realised  

    A late 19th century badge for the Most Exulted Order of the Star of India
    Mounted as a brooch, the central oval hardstone cameo of the young Queen Victoria in profile within blue enamel border with white enamel edging and applied motto in rose-cut diamonds Heaven's Light Our Guide within beaded border and scroll motifs at the sides and above and below, circa 1890,
    See back cover illustration


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