Item 0851 - Medal Plus Que La Vie La Liberte

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ZA COM MR-T-1-3-0851


Medal Plus Que La Vie La Liberte


  • 1993 (Creation)

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 15/12/11

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Bronze medal presented to MR Mandela - from France

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Bronze medal in a perspex frame:
Medal is engraved with the following text: "Plus Que La Vie La Liberte 1993 Nelson Mandela"

English Translation: Freedom is worth more than life

Opposite side of medal has an image of Jeanne d'Arc and hand breaking chains

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0413

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