Medal - Muhammad Ali Dynasty, CE 1840. 6212

obverse
Obverse: bust in cloak with cap facing slightly to left, on either side MEHEMETALI/ PACHA
reverse
Reverse: in curve at top FROM THE COMITEE, below which a nine-line inscriptionTHE FRIEND/ OF SCIENCE AND COMMERCE/ & ORDER WHO PROTECTED/ THESUBJECTS AND PROPERTY/ OF ADVERSE POWERS/ AND KEPT OPEN/ THE OVERLANDROUTE/ TO INDIA/ 1840; crossed quill pens below
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