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Badge: Order of St Michael and St George

MED2421.2
Orders and medals

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Collection Orders and medals, Coins and medals
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID MED2421.2
Description Badge: Gold seven-pointed star with V-shaped extremities enamelled white and edged gold, surmounted by the Imperial Crown. In the centre, Obverse: St Michael encountering Satan. Motto: "AUSPICIUM MELIORIS AEVI". Reverse: St George and the dragon (same motto). Suspended by a Saxon blue ribbon with a central scarlet stripe.
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Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from a Private Collection
Materials silver; textile
Measurements badge: 73 mm
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