A RARE RUSSIAN GOLD, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND GRAND CROSS BADGE OF THE IMPERIAL ORDER OF ST. CATHERINE, CIRCA 1800 the front with the enameled image of St. Catherine, the letters C.B.E. above her head, for Holy Martyr Catherine, the border and arms of the cross set with diamonds, the reverse enameled with an eagle's nest and inscribed in latin, "Share the Duties of Society." With an associated fitted leather case width 2 in. 5 cm
Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany — Grand Cross Special Class set of insignia awarded to Vigdís Finnbogadóttir (1930-…) President of Iceland (1980-1996) by Richard von Weizsäcker, President of West Germany (and later of the Federal Republic) during a solemn ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Bonn (1988).