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Offline Overlord

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Saint Helena Medal
« on: July 08, 2017, 03:17:18 PM »
Info at https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Helena_Medal

Obverse: Right profile of Emperor Napoleon I surrounded by the relief inscription NAPOLEON I EMPEREUR (NAPOLEON I EMPEROR)
Reverse: CAMPAGNES DE 1792 A 1815 (CAMPAIGNS OF 1792 TO 1815)
Center: A/SES/COMPAGNONS/DE GLOIRE/SA DERNIÈRE/PENSÉE/STE HÉLÈNE/5 MAI/1821 (TO HIS COMPANIONS IN GLORY HIS LAST THOUGHT ST HELENA 5 MAY 1821)


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Re: Saint Helena Medal
« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2017, 05:13:02 PM »
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