Beautiful Example of the Rare Shanghai Municipal Council Emergency Medal 1937
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Beautiful Example of the Rare Shanghai Municipal Council Emergency Medal 1937

Code: omch10002smc

$795.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Beautiful example of the rare Shanghai Municipal Council Emergency Medal 1937 "For Services Rendered August 12th to November 12th, 1937. The medallion is shaped like an eight pointed star and shows three crests in the center and surrounding it reads: "SHANGHAI MUNICIPAL COUNCIL" in raised lettering and the reverse reads: "FOR SERVICES RENDERED AUGUST 12 TO NOVEMBER 12 1937" and is surrounded by a wreath embellishment. The medallion is suspended from a red and white striped silk ribbon with yellow/gold striped edges.

VINTAGE: Circa 1937

SIZE: Approximately 3-3/4" x 1-9/16"; Medallion: 1-1/2" x 1-1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Copper, silk ribbon, nickel pinback

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal "T" pin with "C" type catch

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Chinese militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX16 LGIEX10/16

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The medal shows minor to moderate wear, minor soiling to ribbon, patina, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.