Medal Battle of Millesimo and the Combat at Dego, Issued by France, 1796.
Mint not recorded
Hercules standing facing left raising a club in right hand and holding one head of the Hydra with left, his left foot on a smoking tourch; around, BATAILLE DE MILLESIMO. COMBAT DE DEGO; on exergue line at left, L
At centre within a tripple line circle, LE / PEUPLE / FRANCAIS / A / L'ARMEE / D'ITALIE; around, LOI DU 6. FLOREAL AN 4ME. DE LA REP.
The Battle of Millesimo and the Combat at Dego took place on the 14th and 15th of April, 1796.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
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