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G200 Commemorative Medal

£30.00


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Description

The Brigade of Gurkhas  issued a fine Commemorative Medal to celebrate 200 years of Gurkha history back in 2015. Created by Alfred Pain FRSA, BA Hons, himself a former Gurkha Officer and a Member of the Contemporary British Silversmiths. The Medal bears a Nepali inscription “Gun, Khun, Nun” (because of quality of military heritage, blood spilled and salt [oath]) chosen by the legendary Col J P Cross summing up Gurkha Service to the Crown over 200 years.  The 57 mm Medal, cast in solid bronze, has been produced by Bigbury Mint in Devon who pride themselves on high quality workmanship with excellent service.

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