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A good original vintage period good quality 'Australian Red Cross Society twenty Years Service gilt and enamel medal' the reverse impressed with maker's details 'K.G.Luke Melb' and impressed with official low issue number '287'. Very good condition, complete with original suspension bar and silk ribbon with original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel, a good clean example housed in its original card box with paper slip for instructions of use.
A good original circa First World War 'French Red Cross silver plated medal award'; the obverse embossed with an angel holding a wounded soldier and inscribed 'Patrie Devoument' signed by artist 'L. Bottée' (Louis Alexandre Bottée); the reverse inscribed 'Société Française de Secours Aux Blessés Militaires 1864 1866'. Very good condition, complete with original silk ribbon with embroidered red Geneva cross.
Overall length 85mm.
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