1878 Wood Engraving Medal Commemorate Battle Aliwal Queen Victoria Army XEC8

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This is an original 1878 black and white in-text wood engraving of the medal struck to commemorate the Battle of Aliwal. On the front is Queen Victoria (Regina) and the back has the figure of Winged Victory holding a laurel wreath with the inscription, Army of the Sutlej, Aliwel 1846.

CONDITION

This 133+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. No creases. Minor print defect - top margin. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 2.5 inches; 11 x 6 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: spears, crown, bust, profile, royalty

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