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Medal - Battle of Millesimo, Napoleon Bonaparte (Emperor Napoleon I), France, 1796 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34504

Medal Battle of Millesimo and the Combat at Dego, Issued by France, 1796.
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Statement Of Significance:
The Battle of Millesimo and the Combat at Dego took place on the 14th and 15th of April, 1796.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 43 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: napoleon bonaparte
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: napoleonic
Series: Commemorative
DateEra: 1796 AD
Obverse Description: Hercules standing facing left raising a club in right hand and holding one head of the Hydra with left, his left foot on a smoking tourch; around, BATAILLE DE MILLESIMO. COMBAT DE DEGO; on exergue line at left, L
Reverse Description: At centre within a tripple line circle, LE / PEUPLE / FRANCAIS / A / L'ARMEE / D'ITALIE; around, LOI DU 6. FLOREAL AN 4ME. DE LA REP.
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Napoleon Bonaparte, France
Deity Depicted: Hercules (Ancient God), France, 1796

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