Medal - Abbas Hilmi, CE 1897. 6224

Obverse: bust in uniform and fez, facing left; to left (arabic writing)to right ABBAS HILMI. II; in small lettes behind head S.E/ VERNIER/ 1896
Reverse: crowned arms of Egypt at top, palm leaves on both sides; in center,eleven lines of arabic and fifteen lines of French commemorating the start ofbuilding the Egyptian Museum on 1 April 1897