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Dear all!

Just wanted to share my newest item. Who knows what it is ;)


I am hardly looking for items/photos of the austrian volunteer corps in mexico.
If you have something to sell please contact me!
Regards Stephan

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Thanks for sharing!

I am looking for any Belgian items regarding the volunteers for Mexico, from day one I started collecting.

All I found is a set of uniform buttons. But never the less very pleased to have them.

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Stephna,

There is one for sale on emedals.  Here is the link.

https://www.emedals.com/mexico-ii-empire-a-merit-medal-military-division-stamped-navalon-g-ii-class-c-1865 

Here is a link to a site with an explanation of these medals. 

https://www.royalark.net/Mexico/mexico6.htm  

Regards,

Gordon

 

Edited by Gordon Craig

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First of all, I want to congratulate you on winning this rare medal! This was the favorite of the Emperor Franz, Maximilian, who was awarded as an emperor in Mexico. Unfortunately, the emperor who had only been a short time was shot by the Mexican revolutionaries. I can give you a photo as a reference.

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Some people have obtained the order of the Virgin of Guadalupe in the Mexican Empire.

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Thank you for the great photos! Do you own them? I'm also searching for a Guadalupe order ;)

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I do not have. . Because he is very expensive. . And I’m recently obsessed with other collection directions.

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On 02/03/2019 at 04:15, 1812 Overture said:

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Order of Prince Danilo I around his neck caught my eye. Do you perhaps know this person's name?

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