Badge in case
badge: gold, enamel; case: leather, wood, cardboard, textile
badge: 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 4.5 x 3.5 cm )
case: 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 11.4 x 6.4 x 1.9 cm )
Order of Albert the Valorous of Saxony, Commander's CrossGold with white enamel cross, laurel wreath surrounding central medallion, with inscription in gold letters on blue ground surrounding gold bust on white ground. Reverse bears a crown on top of a green shield with green and black horizontal stripes and a black diagonal bar.
stanped: on obverse of badge: "ALBERTUS ANIMOSUS"
stamped: on reverse of badge: "1850"
typewritten: on label in case: "SAXONY: ORDER OF ALBERT THE VALOROUS,COMMANDER'S CROSS, SECOND CLASS"
stamped: in interior of case: 'ROTHE & NEFFE, WEIN/JUWELIERE/K.U.K. KAMMER
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