Auction: 344 - The Numismatic Collector's Series Sale at Grand Hyatt, NY INC
Nicaragua. Republic, Order of Ruben Dario, Knight Commander's set of Insignia, neck Badge, silver-gilt, gilt and enamel; Star, silver-gilt, gilt and enamel, very fine, with neck riband (2). The Order of Ruben Dario was established on 16 February 1951, in the name of the Nicaraguan poet who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as modernismo. It is awarded in seven Classes for services to the nation in the fields of art, literature, science and international relations.