Lieutenant-Colonel Francois Louis Tesseidre DeFleury Military Medal

Object Number: 
1935.127b
Date: 
After 1880
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left of field: "DU VIVIER S."
Description: 
Copper-plated electrotype obverse shell of DeFleury medal depicting allegorical figure of war god amidst a ruined fort with legend: "VIRTUTIS ET AUDACIAE MONUM. ET PREMIUM"; inscription in exergue: "D.DE FLEURY EQUITI GALLO/PRIMO SUPER MUROS/RESP. AMERIC. D.D"
Credit Line: 
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Creative: Tronvig Group