Romania Royal baptism of Prince Nicolae 1903 Coat of arms of counties 80 mm RR
The medal was issued in 1903 at the baptism of Prince Nicolae (Nicholas). On the obverse are depicted the portraits of King Carol I and Queen Elisabeth, Prince Ferdinand and Princess Maria, in the centre Prince Nicolae with an angel and in the upper left side are the Princesses Elisabeth and Mary and Prince Carol (later King Carol II). On the reverse, are the coat of arms of the Romanian counties and the coat of arms of Bucharest (Romania's capital city). The medal is measuring 78 mm and was engraved by Carniol and is silvered not silver even if there is a silver hallmark. Check out my other items.