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1925 SWEDEN SWEDISH ROYAL MEDAL, NAMED IN BOX925swedishkingdomReg Price:
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About this itemRare SWEDEN ROYAL MEDAL FOR ZEAL AND PROBITY IN THE SERVICE OF THE KINGDOM (Kunglig Medalj för Nit och Redlighet i Rikets Tjänst), Gustaf V, 1925 in fitted case of issue.
The recipients name is on the reverse in raised letters TILL BANKVAKTEN H.E. BERGKVIST. This Medal was instituted by King Gustav IV Adolf in 1803 to be awarded to those who blamelessly managed a public position and demonstrated zeal and honesty as an employee of the state for at least 30 years.
A circular fine silver medal with Swedish crown and ornate scroll suspension; the face with the head of King Gustaf V in relief signed ‘A.L.’ on the base of the neck for A. Lindberg and circumscribed ‘GUSTAF V SVERIGES GÖT O VEND KONUNG’ (Gustaf V by the Grace of God King of Sweden); the reverse with an oval wreath above the attribution, to ‘TILL BANKVAKTEN H.E. BERGKVIST’ and circumscribed ‘FÖR NIT OCH REDLIGHET I RIKETS TJÄNST’ (for Zeal and Devotion in the Service of the Kingdom); marked on the rim ‘SILVER’ and ‘1925’; on original ribbon mounted for wear; in fitted case of issue.
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