Italy - Republic of: Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, Commander Grade neck badge, gilt and enamels, with full length of ribbon and neck ties, housed in its fitted presentation case by Johnson of Milan

£185.00
Availability: IN STOCK
SKU: A1341
Condition: Case hinge now weakened and the covering loose, Good very fine
Description:

Italy - Republic of: Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, Commander Grade neck badge, gilt and enamels, with full length of ribbon and neck ties, housed in its fitted presentation case by Johnson of Milan. Lacking the rosette device which would have originally been housed in the case. The Order was founded on 3 March 1951 to be awarded to those who render notable service to the Italian Republic and is open equally to Italian and non-Italian citizens. Case hinge now weakened and the covering loose, Good very fine