Rare, Obscure, 1910 Belgian King Albert 10th Anniversary Tournai Postal Union Bronze Medal
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Rare, Obscure, 1910 Belgian King Albert 10th Anniversary Tournai Postal Union Bronze Medal

Code: ptb10015belg

$165.00


Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a Belgian medal from the reign of King Albert, who was in power from 1909 to 1934. The Bronze Medal commemorates the tenth anniversary of an agreement reached by the postal workers of Tournai. The medal reads SOUVENIR DU Xe ANNIVERSAIRE DE LA FONDATION DU CERCLE D'AGREMENT LES FACTEURS-TOURNAI VIe CONGRES DU SOUTIEN MUTUEL 25 SEPTEMBRE 1910 (souvenir of the tenth anniversary of the foundation of the circle of approval of the Tournai postal workers and the Sixth Congress of mutual support September 25, 1910). The medal has the mark of L. Pollet.

VINTAGE: Circa 1910.

SIZE: Approximately 2" in width by 3" in height.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze.

ATTACHMENT: Suspension loop.

MARKINGS: L. POLLET TOURNAI.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a collection of Postal related artifacts which we will be listing more of over the next few months. Item will not be sold until it is identified. VEX00 LX7/12 SLAFEX05/17/20

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The medal shows little wear.

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