Lot Archive


№ 1209


6 July 2004

Hammer Price:

Pair: attributed to Honorary Consul A. L. Bennett

, Order of the Rising Sun, 6th Class breast badge, silver and enamel with red cabochon centre; U.S.A., Commercial Commission of Japan visit to America 1909, gilt medal, 38mm., centre with crossed Japanese flags enamelled in proper colours, ‘The Honorary Commercial Commission of Japan to Commemorate the Visit’, with ‘Stars and Stripes’ ribbon and large silver base metal brooch bar (lacking pin) inscribed, ‘Welcome, Denver, Nov. 15, 1909’, good very fine and better (2) £90-120

A. L. Bennett was the Honorary Consul of Japan in Denver, Colorado.