Badge in case
Badge: metal, enamel, textile; case: cardboard, paper, textile, leather
Overall (badge): 2 9/16 × 1 9/16 in. (6.5 × 4 cm) Overall (case): 4 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 1 in. (10.2 × 6.4 × 2.5 cm)
typewritten: on label in case: ORDER OF THE BAVARIAN CROWN, FOURTH CLASS stamped: on obverse of badge: MAX. JOS. BOJOARIAE REX stamped: on reverse of badge: VIRTUS ET HONOS
Eight-pointed white enamel cross with laurel wreath, surmounted by a crown. The obverse is a gold head in profile, bordered in red. The reverse has a central medallion with a gold crown on a blue and white diaper-patterned ground, bordered in red. Order of the Bavarian Crown, Fourth Class. Max. Jos. Bojoariae Rex.
The Order of the Crown of Bavaria was established by King Maximilian II in 1853.
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