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US: Six Day War silver medal by Vincze, 1967
Item code: 0130064

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United States: Six Day War numbered commemorative medal by Jewish-Hungarian medalist Paul Vincze, 1967; struck in silver by the Isnumat company; weight, 30.55g; size: 38mm: obverse depicts emblem of the Israel Defense Forces (an olive branch intertwined with sword) on backdrop of the Old City of Jerusalem (which Israel liberated in the war), and legend in Hebrew and English "I Have Set Watchmen Upon Thy Walls O Jerusalem"; on reverse an image of a soldier watching over the walled Old City, and dates of its liberation in English and Hebrew. In EF-AU: though no signs of wear some of the silvery finish is missing in places.