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Ethiopia, Imperial Order of the Star of Ethiopia, Commander’s neck badge in gilt.Imperial Order of the Star of Ethiopia, Commander’s neck badge, 106mm with ornamental suspension complete with ribbon in gilt, by B.A. Sevadjian Addis Ababa.

£225.00
Availability: IN STOCK
Product ID: LMC/7756
Condition: Good very fine
Description:

Ethiopia, Imperial Order of the Star of Ethiopia, Commander’s neck badge in gilt. Imperial Order of the Star of Ethiopia, Commander’s neck badge, 106mm with ornamental suspension complete with ribbon in gilt, by B.A. Sevadjian Addis Ababa.

Condition: Good very fine.

The Order of the Star of Ethiopia was founded by Emperor Menelik II in 1884-85 when he was Negus (King) of Shoa and prior to his becoming Emperor of Ethiopia in 1889, and is said to be based on an older award. It was awarded in five grades