Medal Conquest of Upper Egypt, Issued by Napoleon Bonaparte (Emperor Napoleon I), France, 1798
Artist: Andre Galle
Minted by Paris Mint

Obverse Description

Bust of Memnon facing left; around, CONQUETE DE LA HAUTE EGYPTE AN. VII Below bust in small letters, GALLE F.

Reverse Description

Crocodile chained to palm tree; in small letters on ground GALLE; in exergue DENON DIREXIT

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