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Miniature Greek Military Cross: CM.179-1992

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Miniature Greek Military Cross


Ruler: Constantine I (1913-1917)




This medal is a miniature version of the Greek Military Cross given to E.M.W. Tillyard.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1992-06-08) by Tillyard, Stephen

Components of the work

Object Diameter (min) 20 mm Diameter 20 mm

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: A virtical sword on a circular wreath with a horizontal plaque bearing the inscription.

  • Text: ? ??? ? ??? ??? ("[return home] either with your shield, or upon it)
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.179-1992
Primary reference Number: 226948
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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