Italy: Commemorative Medal for the Libyan Campaign 1913, privately produced version.

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Product ID: CMA/18053
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Italy: Commemorative Medal for the Libyan Campaign 1913, privately produced version.

Condition: silver wash now polished off, overall about Very Fine.

The medal was instituted by Royal Decree 1144 on 6 September 1913 and awarded to the expeditionary force, colonial troops and attached civilians who served in Libya after 18 October 1912, date of the Peace Treaty with the Ottoman Empire. The medal was manufactured by the Regio Zecca (Royal Mint) and various private versions, such as this example, are also documented.


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