Medal issued to commemorate the establishment of the Tir National, a shooting complex of 20 hectares at Schaerbeek to replace the earlier 'National Targets'. Issued by Belgium in 1858, minted in Brussels.

Obverse Description

Head facing left; around, LEOPOLD PREMIER ROI DES BELGES

Reverse Description

Two soldiers shaking hands before an indoor shooting range; around below, TIR NATIONAL INSTITUE EN 1858

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