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Medal - Honor to the Defenders of Arras, France, 1918 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34559

Summary:
Brass Medal Honor to the Defenders of Arras and Shame on the Vandals, 1914-1918. Minted at the Paris Mint, France, 1918.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 60 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: military history
Series: Art
DateEra: 1918 AD
Obverse Description: Lion standing on hind legs holding a flag
Reverse Description: Arras Cathedral in ruins, around above incuse, HONTE AUX VANDALES
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Brass
Issued By: France, 1918
Artist: A Mayeur

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