Silver medal commemorating the Capture of Lille, 1708
This medal depicts Victory trampling upon Lille and seizing her mural crown. It is inscribed in Latin which when translated reads: 'Lille in Flanders is wrested from the French by the Allies. By the indefatiguable valour of the most invincible Eugene, Prince of Savoy, 1708.'
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