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eMedals-Saxony, Kingdom. A Civil Merit Order, Commander with Crown, by Scharffenberg, c.1910

Item: EG3103

Saxony, Kingdom. A Civil Merit Order, Commander with Crown, by Scharffenberg, c.1910



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Saxony, Kingdom. A Civil Merit Order, Commander with Crown, by Scharffenberg, c.1910

(Zivil Verdienstorden Komturkreuz). Instituted on 7 June 1815 by King Friedrich Augustus 1. I Model. 1891-1918 Issue. A white enameled Maltese cross with green enameled clovers in each quadrant, obverse centre features a gilt-crowned Saxon coat of arms in enamels, surrounded by the inscription “FRIED. AUG. K. V. SACHSEN D. 7. JUN. 1815” (FRIEDRICH AUGUST KING OF SAXONY, 7 JUNE 1815) on a white enamel field, reverse centre presnets the four-line inscription “FÜR VERDIENST UND TREUE” (“FOR MERIT AND FAITH”) over white enamel and a golden border, the outer surround contains a green and red-enameled oak leaf wreath over a white enamel background and golden border, maker marked S on 6 o'clock arm denoting G.A. Scharffenberg, Dresden, measuring 61.33 mm (w) x 85.12 mm (h - inclusive of imperial crown), weighing 64.2 g, with enamel loss on both obverse and reverse centres, on elongated suspension loop from period original green-and-white ribbon, and in near very fine condition.

Footnote: 428 issued between the years 1891 and 1918.

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

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