Order of Civil Merit, Knight

SKU: 01.ITA.0111.107.01

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  • Order of Civil Merit, Knight Obverse
  • Order of Civil Merit, Knight Reverse

Attributes

  • country
    Italy
  • date of institution
    November 9, 1861

History


The Order was founded by Ferdinand IV and awarded to citizens and foreigners for meritorious civil service that demonstrated loyalty to the sovereign and furthered their goals.

This Order was originally founded as a category within the unofficial Order of Civil and Military Merit, which was established following the annexation of Tuscany into the Kingdom of Sardinia. Ferdinand IV issued a Decree on November 9, 1861 that divided the categories of civil merit and military merit into separate Orders.

It is an unofficial Order.

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  • Price

    $850+ USD

  • Composition

    Gold/Enamelled

  • Inscription

    Obv: MERITO CIVILE LII Rev: 1853

  • Size

    42x62mm

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