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Medal of the Ministry of Education, 2nd Class, Carol II issue, 1930-1940
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Medal of the Ministry of Education, 2nd Class, Carol II issue, 1930-1940
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Circular gilt bronze medal with loop for ribbon suspension; the face with a portrait in relief of King Carol II, circumscribed ‘M. S. REGELE CAROL II. AL ROMÂNIEI’ (H. M. King Carol II of Romania); the reverse inscribed ‘PREMIUL II’ (2nd class award) above a trophy of a book, quill pen in inkpot and laurel branch and inscribed above ‘MINISTERUL INSTRUCTIUNII’ (Ministry of Education); gilding worn in places; on original ribbon in the Romanian national colours. The importance of education was realised early in Romania’s struggle for independence and considerable effort was put into encouraging the building of schools and enhancing the status of the teaching profession. This medal dates from the period 1930 to 1940.

 
Medal of the Ministry of Education, 2nd Class, Carol II issue, 1930-1940
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Medal of the Ministry of Education, 2nd Class, Carol II issue, 1930-1940
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Medal of the Ministry of Education, 2nd Class, Carol II issue, 1930-1940
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