Turkish soldier metal figure magnet souvenir Gallipoli centenary 2015

Production date
2015
Country
Turkey
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Description
Metal figures with Turkish flag backed with a magnet. It is a tableau of a Turkish soldier, carrying a (New Zealand?) soldier. There is a flagpole to the left of the figures flying the Turkish flag. The flag face is an enamel feature in red and white colours. The metal is a copper colour. It also features words 1915 Gallipoli 2015
Classification
CH classification METALCRAFT
CH classification TOURISM
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Measurements
75 x W45 x H6 mm, weight 31 gm.
Media/Materials description
Cast metal and magnet, enamel paint.
Signature/Marks
1915 GALLIPOLI 2015
AVVAIL
History and use
This souvenir was collected with a number of others in Turkey in April 2015 during the ANZAC Day centenary commemorative service. It was one of many souvenirs available for purchase at the commemorative site of ANZAC Cove for people attending the ANZAC Day ceremony.
Registration number
H49376

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