Badge in case

Object Number: 
832
Medium: 
metal, fiber; case: textile ,leather ,cardboard
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 x 5 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
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"
Description: 
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.
Gallery Label: 

A type-written label included notes that this medal from Spain is an Honorary Member's Badge of the Royal Historical Academy.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group