Lot #188
Emperor Meiji

The esteemed “Order of the Rising Sun” presented by Emperor Meiji
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Estimate: $3000+


The esteemed “Order of the Rising Sun” presented by Emperor Meiji

DS in Japanese, one page, 23.75 x 18.25, circa 1890–1912. Untranslated document in which the emperor of Japan confers the Sixth Class, Order of the Rising Sun upon a distinguished individual. Includes the award medal with black lacquered presentation case and lapel pin. Tightly rolled and in very good condition, with overall creases and light staining. Established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji, the Order of the Rising Sun is given to honor those who have made significant achievements in international relations, the promotion of Japanese culture, advancements in their field, development in welfare, or the preservation of the environment. A highly sought-after autograph enhanced by the inclusion of the handsome award medal. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs And Artifacts Featuring Animation
  • Dates: #479 - Ended July 13, 2016

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