The obverse of this medal bears the head of King Edward
VII while the reverse depicts the fortified city of Lhasa on top
of a hill with the words 'TIBET 1903-04' below. The suspender is
of the swivelling ornate scroll type.
Silver or bronze.
Green with a broad central maroon stripe and two narrower
white stripes either side.
capital letters or engraved.
Most awards of this medal went to Indian troops who along
with British personnel were awarded this medal in silver. Camp followers
received the medal in bronze.