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pre-WW2 Polish Patriotic Badge – Lublin Union Anniversary
1910-1930(?), Metal, Enamel, 34mm x 33mm
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Badge in the form of a Polish crowned eagle surrounded by a laurel leaf crown. On the breast of the eagle is a shield with the coat of arms of Lithuania. On the side the date 1569 and inscription “Wolni z Wolnymi, Równi z Równymi”.
Badge made to commemorate the Union of Lublin, which combined Poland and Lithuania into a single state in the form of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, making it one of the largest countries in Europe. Badge made at the beginning of the 20th century on one of the anniversaries.