Medal for inauguration of railway from Leste to Li

Made:
1856 in Portugal

Medal for inauguration of railway from Leste to Lisbon, Portugal, 28 October 1856. Copper; 50mm diameter. Obverse has scene of bishops blessing locomotive, crowd in attendance. Reverse, inscription

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1985-1018
Measurements:
diameter: 5 x 50 mm
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Sotheby's (Bloomfield Pl.)