Ottoman-turkey-turkish La Crimea Medal -sardinian Issue 1855 - Full Size-silver
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Ottoman-turkey-turkish La Crimea Medal -sardinian Issue 1855 - Full Size-silver:
Ottoman-Turkey-Turkish Crimea Medal- LA CRIMEA 1855- FULL SIZE
The Sultan of Turkey issued this medal to allied military personnel involved in the Crimean war. There are three different issues of this medal for those issued to British, French or Sardinian personnel. The obverse shows the Sultan of Turkey's cipher with the Mohammendan date for 1271 on all versions. The reverse depicts a cannon with four Flags to its rear. The Flag to the fore on the second from the left depicts the country to which the medal was intended. The inscription in the exergue reads 'La Crimee 1855' for French issue, 'La Crimea 1855' for Sardinian issue and 'Crimea 1855' for British Issue. The ribbon is attached through a steel ring which is attached to the medal by a smaller silver ring, however many medals are found with privately attached scroll type suspendersWORLD WIDE US $ 8.00 MULTIPLE ITEMS WON ARE COMBINED FOR FREE NO EXTRA CHARGE .PLEASE LOOK AT THE PICTURES FOR THE CONDITION- I AM SELLING THIS ITEM AS IT IS NO RETURN. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE MAKE A NOTE I WILL BE MAILING THIS LOT FROM TURKEY WITH REGISTERED MAIL .INTERNATIONAL BUYERS ARE 100% RESPONSIBLE FOR THERE COUNTRIES TAXES OR IMPORT DUTIES-THANKS