Medal, commemorating the opening of the railway fr

Made:
1865 in Italy

Medal, commemorating the opening of the railway from Susa to Brindisi, 24 May 1865. Bronze; 71mm diameter. Obverse: Italia stands beside harbour and railway line, holding laurel wreath; left, locomotive chugging along; shipping and rising sun in seascape. legend, Da Susa a Brindisi. Chili 1156. Italian inscription around edge. Reverse: legend, 24 Maggio 1865. Vittorio Emanuele II ...

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Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1983-584
type:
medal, medals
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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