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The Order of the Rising Sun (??? Kyokujitsu-sh?) is a Japanese order, established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan. The Order was the first national decoration awarded by the Japanese government, created on 10 April 1875 by decree of the Council of State. The badge features rays of sunlight from the rising sun. The design of the Rising Sun symbolizes energy as powerful as the rising sun in parallel with the "rising sun" concept of Japan ("Land of the Rising Sun").

D: 3 5/8 in., (92 mm).

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EF.

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ORDER OF THE RISING SUN, JAPAN

Estimate $3,000 - $3,500Jun 23, 2018
40 West 37th Street
Suite 604
New York, NY 10018
United States
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