ActionsBuy this image Add this to a collection Share or embed this object Tweet
Please contact the Picture Library if you would like to use this record and image under licence.
Egypt War Medal 1882-89
|Description||Awarded to Admiral of the Fleet Sir F Doveton Sturdee (1859-1925). Obverse: Head of Queen Victoria in a diadem and veil (left) Legend: 'VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX'. Reverse: The sphinx on an ornamental platform. Legend: 'EGYPT'. Exergue: '1882'. Bar: 'ALEXANDRIA 11TH JULY'. Inscription on edge: 'LIEUT.F.C.D.STURDEE RN H.M.S.HECLA'. Suspended from a clasp and blue ribbon with two white stripes. Mounted on a bar with six others.|
|Credit||On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from a Private Collection|
|Materials||organic: textile [ribbon]; metal: silver|
Do you know more about this?Share your knowledge