metal, fiber; case: textile ,leather ,cardboard
Overall: 2 x 3 x 5 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm )
Oval medal suspended from a gray and yellow cord. Central winged figure with a lyre or tablets, with robe around waist, surrounded by a laurel wreath, surmmounted by a crown. Red leather case with black velvet interior on bottom, satin on top.
Medal: obverse around central design: "NOX FUGIT HISTORIAE LUMEN DUM FUEGIT IRERUS"
Medal: reverse: "REAL / ACADEMIA / DE LA / HISTORIA / HONORARIO"
Label: typed: "Spain: Honorary Member's/Badge Royal Historical/Academy"
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