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Medal - 25th Anniversary of Belgium, Leopold I, Belgium, 1856 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34544

Commemorative Medal issued to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the crowning of Leopold I, Belgium in 1856. Designed by Leopold Wiener.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 75 mm (Diameter)

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: public events
Series: Commemorative
DateEra: 1856 AD
Obverse Description: Bare head facing left; around, LEOPOLD PREMIER ROI DES BELGES
Reverse Description: Crown resting on throne being wreathed by Belgium who stands at left, lion behind; Victory seated at right
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Leopold I, Belgium, 1856
Artist: Leopold Weiner

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