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Puerto Rico (under Spain), oval bronze military medal (with crown at top), Alfonso XII, Voluntarios

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Puerto Rico (under Spain), oval bronze military medal (with crown at top), Alfonso XII, Voluntarios
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Puerto Rico (under Spain), oval bronze military medal (with crown at top), Alfonso XII, Voluntarios de Puerto-Rico (1880). 15.4 grams. Bold AXF with nice even color, showing the king's portrait on the obverse with legend INTEGRIDAD DE LA PATRIA at top and CONSTANCIA at bottom, the reverse with flag-bearing lamb on rock (large variety) below F I with VOLUNTARIOS DE PUERTO-RICO below in legend, topped with crown-shaped hanger that still retains a small piece of red cloth inside.