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Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Description Medallion with "British Transvaal War 1899-1900 Colonel Baden-Powell defender of Mafeking" with hole and ring for hanging

Obverse: The head of Queen Victoria facing left. Below her are the words "BRITISH TRANSVAAL WAR 1899 -1900". The New Zealand national flag is on the Queens left and the New Zealand shield is on her right.

Reverse: The head and shoulders of Colonel Baden-Powell wearing a soldiers uniform. On the left of him, it reads "COLONEL BADEN-POWELL". On the right of him, it reads "DEFENDER OF MAFEKING"
Year Range from 1899
Year Range to 1900
Catalogue Number X 324.11
Dimensions Dia-1.5 cm