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-Greece. An Order of the Phoenix, Commander’s Cross Case, by Huguenin Frères & Co.

Item: EGC149

Greece. An Order of the Phoenix, Commander’s Cross Case, by Huguenin Frères & Co.

Sale Date: February 20, 2019 Hammer Price

$67

View Bid History

Not available.

Greece. An Order of the Phoenix, Commander’s Cross Case, by Huguenin Frères & Co.

Instituted 13 May 1926. A presentation case for an Order of the Phoenix, Commander’s Cross, constructed of a wood frame with a faux tan leather exterior, the obverse lid with a gold embossed stylized phoenix topped by a royal crown, the interior with a padded white satin-type lid liner, with a maker’s mark of “Huguenin Frères & Co., Médailleurs, Le Locle (Suisse)”, with an intact hinge cover and depressed black doeskin medal bed, opening with a functional bronze spring catch with exterior stud release, with a functional magnetic metal hinge, measuring 86 mm (w) x 132 mm (l) x 25 mm (h), in near extremely fine condition.

 

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