Order Of The Garter Brooch
Order Of The Garter Brooch - c.1915
A finely-crafted sterling silver brooch, fully hallmarked.
The Most Noble Order of the Garter is an English order of chivalry with a history stretching back to medieval times; today it is the world's oldest national order of knighthood in continuous existence and the pinnacle of the British honours system.
The crest bears the motto:
"Honi soit qui mal y pense"
("Shame on him who thinks ill of it")
Measurements: 29 x 31mm
Hallmarked: Anchor (Birmingham),
Lion Passant (Sterling Silver), q (1915)