A Romanian Medal for Manhood and Loyalty; 2nd Class

Item #EU9946

$55
A Romanian Medal for Manhood and Loyalty; 2nd Class; 916-1947 Issue; Silver, 28 mm x 55.5 mm inclusive of its crossed swords and wreath suspension, original ribbon with hook and eye, light contact, near extremely fine. Footnote: The medal was instituted in 1903 for police, as well as civilians, for preserving or restoring public order. In 1916, the award became a war decoration for bravery in the face of the enemy and crossed swords were added to the suspension.