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Riband Bar - World War I & World War II, Great Britain, General Sir Edmund Herring, 1914-1945 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 44586

Spare medal ribbons mounted. Part of General Sir Edmund Herring Collection.

Riband bars are small sections of the coloured ribbon from which individual medals are mounted or suspended. (Each medal is presented with its own distinctive ribbon.) The ribbon sections of a riband bar are lined up next to each other and usually fixed to a pin so they can be worn like a badge wiith everyday uniform where medals are not required.
Group of 6 mounted medal ribbons on separate bars. 3 bars have 4 ribbons each, 1 bar has 3 ribbons and 2 bars have 2 ribbons each.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from General Edmund Herring
Discipline: Numismatics

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945, world war i 1914-1918, australian military forces
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Military Campaigns
Tertiary Classification: army campaigns
DateEra: 1914-1945 AD
Obverse Description: Six rows of multi-coloured ribbon bars.
Shape: Rectangle
Awarded To: General Edmund Herring, Australia, 1914-1945


Ben Hirsh Posted on 30 Jun 2014 10:44 AM
Please note that the display of ribbons of MAJGEN Herring is incorrect. The order of presentation should be: Row 5 = 1, Row6 next on same line. Row 5 = 2. Row 1 = 3. Row 3 = 4. Row 2 = 5.
You are welcome to contact me for any free advice.
Ben Hirsh

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