A beautiful and scarce medal here. This 3rd class merit medal was awarded by the Hungarian People's Republic between 1949-1953. Multiple piece construction, no visible damage.  


Across all classes, 17,656 of these medals were awarded between Oct. 24, 1949 and April 4, 1953 for "furthering and supporting the interests of the Hungarian Peoples' Republic and general distinguished merit."

Hungarian People's Republic, Bronze Merit Medal (1949-1953)

SKU: HUN0027