Spain – Franco Period: A Fine Example of the Order of the Cross of St. Raymond of Penafort, Collar of Honour in silver gilt and enamel.
Condition: Some minor surface chips to enamel in places, but enamel in overall Good condition
The Order of the Cross of St. Raymond of Peñafort is a Spanish civil order of merit. Established 23 January 1944, the five classes recognize service to and contributions toward the development and perfection of the law and jurisprudence. The three medals of the order recognize years of unblemished service within the legal and administrative professions under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Justice. The order is named for St. Raymond of Peñafort, the patron saint of lawyers.