Cross of Mercy 1912 Medal

Production date
1913
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Object detail

Description
A medal issued in 1913 after The Balkan War.

A = Gilt Maltese cross with red enamel circle to centre. On one side is what looks like the Serbian Royal Arms, and eagle with fleur de lis beneath and on the reverse is Cyrillic writing "‘For Mercy’ circumscribed ‘For Tending the Wounded and the Sick 1912’".

B = Triangular folded piece of pale blue moiré ribbon.
Production date
1913
Collection type
Accession number
97/1105
System ID
13750
Current Rights
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Museum. Id 13750

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