DESCRIPTION: A Belgian "L'Union Fait La Force" Enameled Medal. Depicts a silver and white enamel Maltese cross with ball tipped finials, with a gilt, green and amber wreath of oak and laurels between the arm. The face with a circular central black enamel medallion with a gilt lion rampant of Belgium encircled by a red enamel ring inscribed with the Belgian motto, "L'Union Fait La Force" (Strength through Unity) within a beaded border. The verso with a central black enamel medallion with the monogrammed gilt letters "LR" for "Leopold Rex" within a red enamel ring.
CIRCA: Late 19th Century
DIMENSIONS: L. 2.5"
CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (email@example.com) or SMS/WhatsApp (305) 332-9274. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.