Badge in case
Gold, enamel; case: leather, cardboard, textile
badge: 1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in. ( 4.5 x 3.4 cm )
case: 3 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 9.5 x 6.4 x 7 cm )
Order of the crown, Italy. White enamel cross with gold double figure 8's in the interstices. The obverse consists of a central medallion with a gold crown on a blue ground. The reverse shows a black eagle on a gold ground.
typewritten: on label in case: ITALY: ORDER OF THE CROWN, BADGE OF THE FIFTH CLASS
stamped: on interior of case: FILLI BORANI DCO. GRAVANZOLA E CO. SUCCESSORI/VIA DEL CORSO 338/ROMA
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