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Description
1914-1918 Medal. Silver medal with blue, black, white, and orange ribbon. Obverse depicts an uncrowned profile of King George V facing left. Reverse depicts St George on horseback. The horse is trampling on the eagle shield of the Central Powers, and a skull and cross-bones (the emblems of death). Above, the sun has risen in victory.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
GEORGIVS V BRITT. OMN: REX ET IND: IMP: Inscribed
1914 1918 Inscribed
WT. WR E. W. SHELDRICK. R.N. Engraved
Accession No
1979.138.4
Credit Line
Medal [1914-1918 medal], 1979.138.4. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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