101752 | SWEDEN. Royal Patriotic Society boxed silver award Medal.

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    101752  |  SWEDEN. Royal Patriotic Society boxed silver award Medal. Issued circa 1875-1897. Engraved and presented to Anna Lisa Jansdotter for long and faithful service (41mm, 86.68 g, 12h). By L. Ahlborn at the Royal Swedish mint.

     

    OSCAR II SVERIGES OCH NORGES KONUNG, bare head right / "Af / Kongl. Patriotiska Sällskapet / – åt – / ANNA LISA / JANSDOTTER / – för – / långvarig trogen tjenst" engraved in seven lines; hallmark below. Edge: Plain.

     

    Barac 177; cf. Hernqvist 144. Gem Mint State. Pleasingly toned and very lightly frosted. With crown suspension and ring, and with green and yellow ribbon attached. Original box included, named to the recipient.

     

    The "long and faithful service" medal is awarded by the Swedish government to longstanding employees and contributors in countless fields.