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eMedals-French (Dahomey), Order of the Black Star-Benin

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French (Dahomey), Order of the Black Star-Benin

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French (Dahomey), Order of the Black Star-Benin

Commanders neck badge, Maltese Cross in silver gilt and enamels, 55mm (x82mm including crown suspension) With Frencjh hallmarks, with full length of neck ribbon, in extremely fine condition; the order was created in 1889 by King Toffa of Dahomey, West Africa, and it became a French Colonial award in 1896 for 10 years service in West and Equatorial Africa by the military. Not issued after 1963.
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