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Breast Badge, Gold, of the type awarded to high ranking commanders, instituted on August 20th, 1889; the obverse, with Argentinian coat of arms and inscription around; the reverse, with Argentina’s beaming sun and around “AL VALOR Y LA CONS TANCI A”; “LA NACION AGRADECIDA”; upper loop and suspension ring. A scarce medal, when in gold; almost extremely fine condition.
Dia.: 30,0 mm. Bibl.: Ross-Stahl: “From a Thankful Nation – Latin American Medals & Orders in the R. Ross Collection Princeton University” P.U.L., 2014, pages 26-27. I RR!