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Ref: 5190

The Crimean War, Franco-British Alliance with Turkey 1854, bronze medal by A Caqué, extremely rare

 

 

Obv: Queen Victoria at centre holds hands with Napoleon III of France and Turkish Sultan  Abdul Mejid, GOD DEFENDS THE RIGHT above, CIVILIZATION in exergue

 

Rev: IN THE YEAR 1854 DURING THE REIGHN OF THE QUEEN VICTORIA AND THAT OF NAPOLEON III GREAT BRITAIN AND FRANCE JOINED TOGETHER IN ORDER TO INSURE THE PEACE OF THE WORLD in ten lines

 

 

Condition: Good very fine; Diameter: 51mm

 

Reference: BHM -; E -; Divo 183

 

Notes: this medal was struck in France for a British market

 

 

Price £1750

Crimean War, Franco-British Alliance with Turkey 1854, bronze medal by A Caqué
Crimean War, Franco-British Alliance with Turkey 1854, bronze medal by A Caqué

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