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About this itemOriginal GREECE ORDER OF THE PHOENIX COMMANDER GRADE IN PRESENTATION CASE. Maker of this Order was DIMIOURGIES. GP.
This rare Greek national decoration was established in 1926 and is the Greek current highest awarded national Order.
The craftsmanship is exquisite, extra fine detailed workmanship with stunning rich enamel work. made from solid extra fine 925 silver, then richly Gold plated. Hallmarked 925 on reverse for the silver content. Order measures a large 60.mm or 2.5" in diameter.
History: The Order of the Phoenix (Greek: Τάγμα του Φοίνικος) is an Order of Greece, established on May 13, 1926, by the republican government of the Second Hellenic Republic to replace the defunct Royal Order Of George I and was originally called the Republican Order of Merit awarded for distinguished military or civilian service to the Greek nation. It is also awarded to foreigners who have helped raise Greece's international prestige.
The Order was retained by the revived Monarchy after 1935, and continues to be awarded by the current Third Republic.
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