AUSTRIAN FRANZ JOSEPH OCTO LUSTRA MEDAL - 1908 This medal was issued in 1908 on the 60th anniversary of the reign of Franz Joseph and was awarded to anyone who had served in the militia for 40 years. The medal continued to be issued through 1918. It is 35mm in diameter and appears to be bronze gilt. The eagle is 16mm high. The condition is excellent except for a spot on the back w the bronze has bled through. The ribbon is not correct.