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    Diamond, Enamel, Gold, Silver Commander's Breast Pin of the Order of Charles III, Spain, circa 1773
    The cross is crafted in silvered gold with blue enamel to the symmetrical sides alternating with rose-cut diamond encrusted fleur-de-lis, the center with a green, blue, and red insignia over gold encircled by diamonds. Gross weight 70.54 grams
    Dimensions: 3-1/4 inches x 3-1/4 inches

    The Royal and Distinguished Spanish Order of Charles III was established by King Carlos III of Spain in 1771 to honor citizens whose actions have benefited Spain and the Crown. The breast pin descending by oral tradition from Manuel de Amat y Junient, to whom it was presented in 1773.

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 100+
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: With surface scratches to enamel and to silvered gold commensurate with age and use.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    29th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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