German Orders and MedalsKingdom of Prussia

18 Prussia: L. Schneider - Das Buch vom Rothen Adler Orden, Berlin 1857.

 Edition in triangular gilt edges. In beautiful original binding of red leather with gilded decorations, the spine with title - designation.

96 pages and106 pages of appendix with official documents and list of knights of the order (especially also of the Brandenburg Red Eagle Order and the Great Red Eagle Order) as well as18 color lithographic plates with images of the order insignia, regalia, seals, ceremonies, order regalia, church of the order St. Georgen, Order - Palais in Bayreuth,Goblet of the Ordre de la SinceritĂ©, Insignia of the Red Eagle Order with Scepters, etc.

With integrated L. Schneider, The Book of the Order of the Red Eagle. The Grand Cross. Berlin 1863. 30 p. and two color plates. Likewise with bound in 3rd section (supplement), Berlin 1868.10 p. with one color plate with illustration of the rare decorations with enamel ribbon of the Order of the Crown, or the Order of the Crown with enamel ribbon of the Order of the Red Eagle.

Important referencebook on this well known Prussian order of great rarity.

Binding spine torn at the top otherwise only minor signs of use, pages lightly foxed.

Format: 340 x 270 mm.