Medals [Miniature Set of 3]

1939-1945
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Production Date
1939-1945
Description
3 miniature medals worn for formal occasions. The left medal has a blue/red/light blue ribbon with gold star. Obverse depicts Imperial crown at the top of the star. In the centre 'GRI VI' surrounded by text, 'The 1939-1945 Star'. Reverse: Plain. The centre medal has a black, yellow and blue ribbon with gold star.Obverse depicts Imperial crown at the top of the star. In the centre 'GRI IV' surrounded by text, 'The Air Crew Europe Star'. Reverse: Plain. The right medal has a red, blue and white ribbon and silver medal. Obverse depicts a profile portrait of King George with the text, 'G: BR: OMN: REX ET INDIAE IMP: GEORGIVS VI D:'. Reverse depicts a lion attacking a Griffin with text, '1939 1945'. On the Reverse of the three medals, the ribbons are folded over a bar and attached with black stitching. There is a metal pin to attach the medals to a jacket.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
GRI VI THE 1939-1945 STAR Inscribed
GRI VI THE AIR CREW EUROPE STAR Inscribed
G: BR: OMN: REX ET INDIAE IMP: GEORGIVS VI D Inscribed
1939 1945 Inscribed
1 - GRJ / VI 1939-1946 2 - GRJ / BI / THE AIR CREW EUROPE STAR 3 - GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX ET INDIAE IMP:. Reverse 1939 / 1945. Casting
Accession No
2003.900
Credit Line
1939-1945. Medals [Miniature Set of 3], 2003.900. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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