Tower and Sword Breast Star

A large Waterloo period military breast star for the Order of the Tower and Sword as bestowed by the Portugese Royal Family to British military officers in recognition for services to Portugal during the Napoleonic War. The star in silver with a gold tower and enamelled centre made by Rundell, Bridge and Rundell jewellers to their majesties, his royal highness the Prince Regent and the Royal Family. Fixing lug to top of tower missing otherwise an extremely fine star.