Medal commemorating opening of Suez canal 17 Novem

Made:
1869 in France

Medal commemorating opening of Suez canal 17 November 1869, obverse with portrait of Ferdinand de Lesseps and relief map of canal and environs, reverse with inscriptions, bronze, diameter 73mm, depth 6mm, French, 1869. Rim legend: cuivre. Obverse: artist br, C. Trotin

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1988-698
Measurements:
diameter: 6 x 73 mm
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Eimer, C.
status:
Permanent collection

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