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Badge: Order of the Red Eagle, 2nd class

MED2429
Orders and medals

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Collection Orders and medals, Coins and medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleProvenance: Sturdee, Frederick Charles Doveton

Object details:

Object ID MED2429
Description Awarded to Admiral of the Fleet Sir F Doveton Sturdee (1859-1925). Badge: a gold Maltese cross, enamelled white. In the centre on a white ground, a red eagle displayed, crowned or, holding two green laurel branches. Worn suspended around the neck from a white ribbon with two orange stripes.
Date made

Credit On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from a Private Collection
Materials metal: gold, enamelled; silver, enamelled; organic: textile [ribbon]
Measurements 47 mm
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  • Badge: Order of the Red Eagle, 2nd class (MED2429)
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