Obverse of medal celebrating Prussian victory at Chotusitz, 17 May 1742

Obverse of medal celebrating Prussian victory at Chotusitz, 17 May 1742

This picture shows the obverse (front) of a medal struck to commemorate the battle of Chotusitz of 17 May 1742. The text at the top of the medal reads 'VICTORI PERPTVO'.

This picture was provided by Richard Humby, who possessed the medal until it was stolen in 1991. The history and origins of the medal are unknown - if anyone knows anything about this medal, please contact us

How to cite this article: Rickard, J (30 October 2010), Obverse of medal celebrating Prussian victory at Chotusitz, 17 May 1742, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_chotusitz_medal_obverse.html

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