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  • 1870 FRANCE FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR MEDAL
    1870 FRANCE FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR MEDAL
    1870 FRANCE FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR MEDAL
    1870 FRANCE FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR MEDAL

    1870 FRANCE FRENCH LEGION OF HONOR MEDAL

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    Original French Legion Of Honour. Buy Now
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    About this item

    This world famous French order is Frances highest military decoration and one of the most beautiful medals in the world, awarded for Bravery in combat to French Officer's.

    The Légion d'honneur or Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur, established by Napoleon Bonaparte on May 19, 1802. It is the premier order of France, and its award is one of great distinction, with various titles depending on degree, such as Chevalier, Officier and Grand-Croix or Grand Cross

    The order’s motto is Honneur et Patrie (Honour and Fatherland), and its seat is the Palais De La Legion D' Honneur on the left bank of the river Seine in Paris.

    This particular LEGION OF HONOUR KNIGHTS CLASS is of the rare luxury made version, with extra fine exquisite quality and detail, made by the old French craftsmen of the day, in fine SILVER with 18ct GOLD CENTER.

    This French Order is in a rare near mint condition and comes with it's original Presentation Case.

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