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Ref: 6198

Belgium, Railway Inauguration Verviers to Aix la Chapelle (Aachen) 1843, large bronze medal by Hart

 

 

Obv: bust of Leopold I three-quarters right in very high relief

 

Rev: LA GUERRE LES A DIVISÉES, LA PAIX LES RÉUNIRA above standing figures of Belgium, France and Prussia with their shields and holding hands, Dolhain Limbourg viaduct to right with Cologne cathedral, Antwerp cathedral to left, figures of the Rhine and Scheldt recline below, date of Inauguration in exergue

 

 

Condition: Extremely fine; Diameter: 73mm

 

Reference: Moyaux 65

 

Notes: A magnificent medal with an obverse struck in very high relief

 

Price £250

Belgium, Railway Inauguration Verviers to Aix la Chapelle (Aachen) 1843, large bronze medal
Belgium, Railway Inauguration Verviers to Aix la Chapelle (Aachen) 1843, large bronze medal

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