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Badge and star: Order of the Striped Tiger, 1st class
|Description||Awarded to Admiral of the Fleet Sir F Doveton Sturdee (1859-1925). Badge: A gold star of forty rays arranged in groups of five, enamelled in white, yellow, red, blue and black, charged with an identical gold star bearing in the centre an enamelled representation of a tiger, three gold stars in chief. The badge is suspended by a wreath enamelled green, tied with a red enamel ribbon, from a sash of red ribbon edged with orange. Star: Identical but larger.|
|Credit||On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from a Private Collection|
|Materials||metal: gold, enamelled; organic: textile [ribbon]|
|Measurements||badge: 78 mm; star: 102 mm|
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