Sweden, Count Admiral Baltzar Bogislaus von Platen, 50th Anniversary of the Gotha Canal 1882, bronze medal by L Ahlborn
Obv: bust of von Platen left
Rev: two sailing ships in a canal, ETT FOSTERLÄNDSKT STORVERK FULLBORDADT 1832 around, MINNESGÄRD AF GÖTA KANALBOLAG 1882 in exergue
Condition: Good very fine; Diameter: 52mm
Notes: von Platen (1766-1829) was in charge of overseeing the construction of the canal across Sweden, to a design by Thomas Telford.