Tel: 1 (905) 634-3848

Text: 1 (905) 906-3848

Purveyors of Authentic Militaria

This item is part of The Dr. Albert Goodwin Collection. Click Here to view all items in this collection.

eMedals-Oldenburg, Grand Duchy. A House & Merit Order of Peter Friedrich Ludwig, II Class Knight, c.1910

Item: EG3317

Oldenburg, Grand Duchy. A House & Merit Order of Peter Friedrich Ludwig, II Class Knight, c.1910

$770

0% Buyer's Premium

eMedals proudly ships worldwide, see our shipping information

What's a max bid?

Your maximum bid should be the highest amount you're willing to pay for an item.

Your entered maximum bid will not be disclosed to the seller or other auction participants at any point.

Max bidding example:

If the current auction price is $100 dollars and you place a maximum bid of $120 dollars, the system will bid $101 dollars on your behalf.

If no other participant places a bid, you win that auction lot for $101 dollars.

If another auction participant places a bid of $110 dollars, the system will subsequently place a bid of $111 dollars on your behalf. The system will continue to bid in $1.00 dollar increments until your maximum bid of $120 dollars is exceeded.

If another auction participant places a bid for $125 dollars, the auction lot price will display $121 dollars having exceeded your previously submitted maximum bid by $1.00 dollar.

Buyer's Premium

All bids are subject to a Buyer's Premium which is in addition to the placed successful bid. The following rate of Buyer's Premium will be added to the Hammer Price of each Lot that you purchase:

Twenty percent (20%) of the Hammer Price

Oldenburg, Grand Duchy. A House & Merit Order of Peter Friedrich Ludwig, II Class Knight, c.1910

(Haus und Verdienstorden von Herzog Peter Friedrich Ludwig, Ritterkreuz II. Klasse). Instituted 27 November 1838 by Grand Duke Augustus of Oldenburg. (1906-1918 Issue). In silver presenting as a cross pattée with white enamelled arms, with central gilt monogram of Peter Friedrich Ludwig on a blue enamelled background, surrounded by red enamelled ring with gilt inscription of the Order’s motto EIN GOTT, EIN RECHT, EINE WAHRHEIT (ONE GOD, ONE RIGHTEOUSNESS, ONE TRUTH), reverse arms with beautifully hand painted inscriptions of dates of significance to the Order, with central enamelled medallion depicting a richly-detailed Oldenburg coat of arms, measuring 39.79 cm (w) x 44.03 mm (h), minor tarnishing of silver and no flecking of enamels evident, on loop for suspension from period original ribbon, and otherwise extremely fine.

 

This offering is a part of the "Dr. Albert Goodwin Collection", a preeminent assemblage of world Orders, Medals, and Decorations composed solely by Dr.Goodwin between 1946-1967. Dr. Goodwin had a successful career as an educator and prominent physician in New York as well as actively serving in both World Wars with the United States Medical Corps. He acted as both President and Vice-President of the Orders and Medals Society of America (OMSA) and is responsible for organizing their first convention in 1960. He maintained further membership with the American Society of Military Collectors, the International Orders Research Society, and the American Numismatic Society. His knowledge and passion for history and awards is evident in this meticulously compiled collection that is now available in its entirety for the first time exclusively on eMedals.com.

 

 

Back To Top