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Lieutenant-Colonel Francois Louis Tesseidre DeFleury Military Medal

Not promoted
20 729
Title:
Lieutenant-Colonel Francois Louis Tesseidre DeFleury Military Medal
Date: 
After 1880
Medium: 
Copper
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
Date End: 
1 880
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: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
1935.127b
Date Begin: 
1880
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group