Coronation & Jubilee medals (8), Edward VII Coronation 1902, bronze, 56mm., George V Coronation, bronze, 55mm, stain to obverse field, these Royal Mint issues. 1897 Jubilee, Edward VII Coronation 1902, George V Coronation 1911, George V Jubilee 1935, these four small silver Royal Mint issues. 1897 Jubilee (2) white metal and bronze. No cases. Generally GVF. (8)
Coronation of George V 1911 30mm diameter in silver, the Official Royal Mint issue, A/UNC in the Red box of issue, Coronation of George V 1911 32mm diameter in bronze by Fattorini, Bradford, UNC toned in the round red box of issue, Tristan da Cunha Five Pound Crown 2013 Birth of Prince George certificate unnamed as was first on the first day of the Prince's life Silver Proof FDC in a London Mint Office box, along with Tokens and medals a varied group (38) the tokens mostly 19th Century, in mixed grades, contained in an aluminium case
Coronation of James II 1685 34mm diameter in silver Eimer 273 the official Coronation issue Obverse Bust right Laureate, armoured and draped, IACOBVS. II. D.G. ANG. SCO. FR. ET. HI. REX Reverse a Laurel Wreath upon a cushion; above, a hand issuing from heaven. A. MILITARI. AD. REGIAM. Exergue: INAVGVRAT. 23. AR. 1685 by J.Roettier NEF nicely toned with some contact marks
Duke of Argyle & Sir Robert Walpole 1741 37mm diameter in pinchbeck Obverse a full length draped figure, facing, leans against a column on which rests a ducal crown. Behind, a trophy of arms and standards. THE GENEROUSE : DUKE: OF: ARGYLE Exergue: NO PENTIONER Reverse The devil advancing, left, leads Walpole by a leash towards the mouth of a fantastic beast. MAKE. ROOM. FOR. SIR: ROBERT Exergue NO: EXCISE Good Fine and scarce
EMC (European Medal Club) a 6-Medal Set 39mm in Silver all depicting scenes from Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, UK Europa and Zeus/ Europa and Bottom, Finland European Capital of Culture 2000, Austria depicting Sigmund Freud and a dynamic interpretation of Europa and Zeus, Belgium 500th Anniversary of the Birth of Emperor Charles V 2000, Germany (Hamburg) depicting Charles the Great and Europa and Zeus, Netherlands depicting Rijks Museum 1800-2000 and Europa and Zeus FDC cased as issued with certificates
Hull Education Authority medal for school attendance over 6 years to Albert Smith, in blue case (damaged0, GVF, with 6 certificates dated 1915-1921 to Albert Smith, Villa Place & Northumberland Avenue Boys Schools (some slightly damaged)
Investiture of Prince Edward as Prince of Wales 1911 35mm diameter in gold Eimer 1925 The Official Royal Mint Issue Obverse Bust Three-quarters left, crowned and draped, CARNARVON IVLY. XIII. MCMXI across the field, INVESTITVRE. OF. EDWARD. PRINCE. OF. WALES. K.G. Reverse Caernarvon Castle, the Welsh Dragon below, ARWISGIAD.IORWERTH TYWSOG.CYMRU.M.G, a radiate sky decorated with the Prince's crest within Garter, crowned, choice UNC in the Royal Mint box of issue
Investiture of Prince Edward as Prince of Wales 1911 35mm diameter in silver Eimer 1925 The Official Royal Mint Issue Obverse Bust Three-quarters left, crowned and draped, CARNARVON IVLY. XIII. MCMXI across the field, INVESTITVRE. OF. EDWARD. PRINCE. OF. WALES. K.G. Reverse Caernarvon Castle, the Welsh Dragon below, ARWISGIAD.IORWERTH TYWSOG.CYMRU.M.G, a radiate sky decorated with the Prince's crest within Garter, crowned choice UNC with a pleasing tone in the Royal Mint box of issue
Italy/GermanyWorld War II Circular bronze medal with integral loop for ribbon suspension; Obverse Arco dei Fileni monument centrally, the Italian fasces to the left, the German swastika to the right, the knot of Savoy below, CAMPAGNA ITALO-TEDESCA IN AFRICA ITALIENISCH-DEUTSCHER FELDZUG IN AFRICA, laurel leaves at the top, oak leaves at the base; Reverse with two armoured soldiers forcing open the jaws of a crocodile representing the British hold on the Suez Canal, signed ‘DE MARCHIS’ at the base, maker’s mark ‘LORIOLI MILANO’ to the left. The award was first created in ribbon form in 1942 for Italian and German troops in North Africa but on 7 January 1943 a medal was proposed by General Magli on behalf of the Supreme Command in Libya. The medal, though produced and distributed, was never officially recognised, VF with some residue
Jubilee 1897 (2), Official Royal Mint issues (2) bronze & silver,56mm., in the red cases of issue. Eimer 1817 both choice with the silver issue toning the boxes too in excellent condition and in the original outer envelopes
Jubilee 1897 by M.B. Ltd (Mint Birmingham), 40mm bronze & silver in red presentation case. Together with a similar, silver, in red round card case. 38mm. EF. See BHM nos. 3547, 3548 and 3549. Only 39 manufactured (3)
Masonic awards and jewels (18), mainly base metal & enamel, Lodges include, Cheshire, Hertfordshire, Lodge of New hope (2), Sale Priory (2 - these silver gilt), RMIG & RMIB medals etc. Generally GVF. (18).
Medals (5) VictoriaGolden Jubilee 1887 Medal official Royal Mint issue in bronze 77mm. (Eimer 1733) A/UNC, Silver Jubilee of George V 1935 the official Royal Mint issue UNC with superb tone, Investiture of the Prince of Wales 1969 EF cleaned boxed, Leyton and District Eisteddford awarded ton R.REdburn Technical Drawing 1930 in silver A/UNC toned boxed, Officer of the Order of St. John EF boxed
Medals and Tokens (46) 19th and 20th Century along with a 18th/19th century balance scale with apothecaries weights, in mixed grades along with Medals 1970s issues (17), First and Last Specimen sets (3) in cases EF to UNC
Memorial Medal for Fran Carol Marshall, silver, 40mm., obv. bust left, rev. inscription within wreath "NATA XXI MAII MDCCCXII DENATA XVIII IVNII MCMI and below ANNO AETATIS NONAGESIMO, Death of Frederick Duke of York 1827 40mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1189 var GEF, Queen Caroline Return to England 1820 40mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1130 GEF
Peace of Utrecht 1713 Eimer 460 35mm diameter in silver, Obverse draped bust left, ANNA . DG . MAG : BRI . FR : ET . HIB : REG . Reverse Britannia standing facing left, holding an olive branch, a spear and a shield, beyond ships to left and a farming scene to right COMPOSITIS. VENERANTVR. ARMIS. Exergue MDCCCXIII by J.Croker, GEF with golden tone
Peace with Holland 1667 56mm diameter in silver by J.Roettier. Eimer 241, Obverse: Bust right, laureate, CAROLVS.SECUDVS.DEI.GRATIA.MAG.BRIT.FRAN.ET.HIBER.REX, Reverse Britannia seated on the sea-shore, left, reviews her fleet. Above, sun pierces clouds, FAVENTE DEO, Exergue: BRITANNIA, Edge: CAROLVS * SECVNDVS * PACIS * ET * IMPERII * RESTITUTOR * AVGVSTVS, some excess metal on the rim at 9 o'clock obverse also a rim nick on the reverse rim at 9 o'clock, EF with some surface marks
PopeJohn Paul II Visit to Great Britain 1982 2 oz. of .925 silver nFDC boxed with certificate, Battle of Waterloo 175th Anniversary 63mm diameter in sterling silver FDC toned in the green box of issue with certificate, 2000 Millennium Bronze Medal 63mm diameter UNC in the green box of issue with certificate, 1977 Silver JubileeCommemorative Medals (2) UNC in the slide cases of issue, the Britannia Plate 139mm diameter the centre housing a Penny 1797 VF cleaned and retoned boxed as issued
Queen Caroline Coronation 1727 34mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 512 Obverse Bust left wearing a bandeau, CAROLINA.D:G.MAG.BR.FR.ET.HIB.REGINA. Reverse the Queen stands facing, between Religion and Britannia. HIC.AMOR HAEC. PATRIA. Exergue CORON. XI. OCTOB. MDCCXXVII Fine
Quoiting Association Medals & badges, West London District Medals, Denison & Pimm Shield & Boyes Cup, c1920's & 30's (8), all hallmarked silver and enamel. Other Quoiting Association medals in silver or silver & enamel & (7), Lapel badges (2), the International badge hallmarked silver . Total weight for the silver medals 176gms. generally GVF. (17)
Quoiting Association Medals & badges, West London District Medals, Pimm Shield & Boyes Cup, c1920's (8), all 9ct gold and enamel. English Quoiting Association, all 9ct gold & enamel (6), Gold medals (8), from 1917-1927. Total weight for the 22 x 9ct gold medals is 111gms. Generally EF. (22)
Sir Moses Montefiore 100th Birthday 41mm diameter in silver by A.D.Loewenstark & Sons Eimer 1707 Obverse bust right, draped, Hebrew legend (= Happy are all who fear God and walk in his ways) Reverse: A UNIVERSAL TRIBUTE OF RESPECT & ESTEEM TO SIR MOSES MONTEFIORE BART. PHILANTHROPIST FROM HIS ADMIRERS & FRIENDS - CENTENARY 27TH OCTOBER 1884 in the centre, HOLY LAND, EGYPT, DAMASCUS, CONSTANTINOPLE, RUSSIA, POLAND, ROME, MOROCCO, ROUMANIA EF and nicely toned, scarce
Sir Winston Churchill 100th Anniversary of his birth 1874-1974 a 2-medal set in silver 57mm diameter and 38mm diameter weighing 80.5 grammes and 31.1 grammes respectively Prooflike UNC in the box of issue, Dwight D.Eisenhower Normandy 1944 a 2-medal set in silver 65mm diameter and 32mm diameter weighing 87.83 grammes and 16.05 grammes respectively, Prooflike UNC and toned in the box of issue, The Seals of Walter Raleigh a 3-piece set in silver comprising Seal as Warden of the Stanneries, Seal as Governor of Virginia and Personal Seal, weighing 43.31 grammes, 29.32 grammes and 18.97 grammes respectively, by British Museum Publications Ltd.
Union of England and Scotland 1707 25mm diameter in silver Eimer 424b on a thin flan Good Fine, Union of England and Scotland undated (1707) 24mm diameter in silver Eimer 425 var Reverse British Arms within garter, crowned by winged genii, SEMPER EADEM on ribbons below VF struck on a thin flan
VictoriaJubilee 1897 Medal, GOLD, official Royal Mint issue, 91.3 grammes, obverse bust left, rev. young head of Queen with 1837 below. In red case of issue. minor scratch obverse otherwise choice as struck, 56mm Eimer 1817
VictoriaJubilee 1897 Medal, GOLD, official Royal Mint issue, obverse bust left, rev. young head of Queen with 1837 below. In red case of issue. A few light contact marks otherwise choice as struck, 56mm Eimer 1817
Austria medals (7) Coronation of Ferdinand V 1830 24mm diameter in silver GEF toned, Coronation of Leopold II 1791 24mm diameter in silver GEF, Coronation of Francis II as King of Bohemai 1792 20mm diameter in silver GEF, Coronation of Ferdiand IV 1653 18mm diameter in silver EF toned, Karl IV Homage of the Upper Austrian Estates in Linz 20mm diameter in silver EF toned, Maria Theresa Homage of the Austrian Estates 20mm in silver 1743 EF, Coronation of Carolina Augusta as Hungarian Queen in Presburg 1825 19mm diameter in silver GEF toned, Austrian States Salzburg Wilhelmine Amelie von Brauschweig 1699 WAS monogram reverse 22mm diameter in silver GEF toned, Salzburg 10 Kreuzer 1782 EF, plus German States Aache 8 Marck 1752 F, Archduke Johan of Austria elected 1848 37mm diameter in white metal Lustrous EF, Ernst Friedrich I as Archduke 1715 24mm in silver Fine, Salvator Mundi 30mm diameter in bronze 1700 Fine, Jeton NUREMBERG FRANGIT ET ATOLLIT CEPHALUS PROCRIS 28mm Fine, mounted
Barbados Hurricane, silver medal, 1831, by B. T. Young, GENERAL SIR JAMES LYON, GOVERNOR,COMMEMORATIVE OF THE AWFUL HURRICANE OF THE 11TH AUGUST 1831 WHICH CALLED FORTH THE GENEROUS SYMPATHY & LIBERAL SUCCOUR OF OUR SISTER ISLES & OTHER FRIENDLY SHORES IN THE HOUR OF CALAMITY AND DISTRESS DONATIONS RECEIVED IN PRODUCE,....,38 mm (Forrer VI/707). Extremely fine and very rare.
British Red Cross Society Medals (13) with "Proficiency in Red Cross First Aid" and "Proficiency in Red Cross Nursing" brooch and slide service bars, gilt and enamel. Generally GVF, some with enamel damage.
Buildings (4), Abbey Church Bath by Carter, Birmingham (2) bronze & golded white metal, 50mm., Clifton suspension bridge opened 1864, by J. Moore, white metal, 45mm. Royal Exchange London opened 1844, rev. Wellington Statue, white metal, 38mm., edge knock. Good fine or better (4).
Catherine II - Peter the Great Monument Completion Commemorative silver Medal 1782, 25mm diameter struck on a slightly oval flan, Diakov-194.8, Obverse Catherine II facing left, no legend, reverse the monument, with A:1782.AB:6.A. in exergue GVF/NEF and lustrous with some light haymarking
Commemorative medals (8), silver, most crown sized, includes Royal Mint issues. Michelangelo Medallic First Day Covers (2) in cases or packets of issue. Heraldic Beasts of The Prince & Princess of Wales (2), silver gilt. (12).
Coronation of George III 1761 34mm diameter in silver by L.Natter. Eimer 694 Obverse Bust right laureate and armoured, GEORGIVS. III. D.G. M. BRI. FRA. ET. HIB. REX. F.D. Reverse the king enthroned, left crowned by Britannia standing before him. PATRIAE. OVANTI Exergue. CORONAT. XXII. SEPT. CDDCCLXI UNC and attractively toned blue and gold thus accentuating the high obverse relief, a superb example and seldom seen in this grade
Coronation of George VI 1937 57mm diameter in gold Eimer 2046a by P.Metcalfe, The official Royal Mint issue, Lustrous UNC with some hairlines, retaining considerable original mint brilliance in the original red box of issue
Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II 1953 38mm diameter in 18 carat gold, 35.88 grammes by P.Vincze BHM 4451 Obverse crowned bust right QUEEN ELIZABETH II Reverse a keeling female waters a growing rose, shamrock and thistle COMMEMORATING THE CORONATION June 2nd 1953 in field, Extremely rare no.4 of only 25 produced, UNC in the blue box of issue
Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II 25th Anniversary 1978 88.68 grammes of .925 silver UNC in a Royal Mint box, Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II 25th Anniversary 1978 52.76 grammes of .925 silver UNC in a Royal Mint box, 900th Anniversary of Westminster Abbey 1965 80.7 grammes of .925 silver UNC in a Royal Mint box, The Royal Albert Hall Centenary a 5-medal set 1971 depicting events hosted there, each 31.1 grammes of gilt .925 silver UNC boxed
Death of Sir Ralph Abercromby, by T.Halliday, bronze, 40mm. (Eimer 930), Repeal of the Test and Corporation Act 1828, bronze, 43mm., (Eimer 1199), Marriage of Victoria to Prince Albert 1840, by B. Wyon, bronze, 46mm. (Eimer 1336),Victoria Golden Jubilee Medal 1887, by J.C., bronze gilt, 45mm., Italy "Vincentivs Monti Vates" medal by Putinati, bronze, 35mm., Prussia, Frederick the Great medal for Rossbach & Leuthen 1757, bronze, 48mm. Generally GVF. (6).
Exhibitions (15) from assorted international events, including a Plymouth Prize Medal 1865 and British Empire Exhibition 1924 , struck at exhibition, silver, from 1851, bronze & white metal. VF or better.
Exhibitions (4) International Exhibition 1862 by Wiener, struck at exhibition, silver plated, another for 1862 exhibition by Pinches, bronze. Fine Art Exhibition 1874 by Morgan, bronze, named on edge. Colonial and India Exhibition London 1886, by Wyon, bronze. GVF. (4)
Foundation of The Catch Club 1762, by T.Pingo, 44mm., "Lets drink and lets sing together". (BHM 83). EF and very rare. George Cook 1805 (actor) by T.Webb, bronze, 54mm. Slight die flaw at right edge otherwise GVF. (2).
France, Napoleon, Confederation of the Rhine 1806 by Andrieu 40mm. Portrait medal by Andrieu, bronze, 40mm., pierced. Republic 1848 medal by Montagny, 40mm. Wine Exposition, Bordeaux 1882 , by Massonnet, silvered bronze, 67mm., awarded to John Wilkinson, Coolalta. Generally GVF. (4).
France, Prefecture De La Seine Service des Aliens bronze prize medal by Roti, to Melle Druon Alice, 1er prix D'Administration 1905, in red leather case of issue. Strasbourg Medical bronze medal, Dr Albert Schweitzer Nobel Prize 1952, gilt metal. Stoke Mandeville International Games medal 1964, winner wheel chair relay. Together with a R.A. music medal 1913, Olympia Exhibition medal 1934 and Professor Holloway's Penny token 1858, AVF or better (7).
General Strike Service Medal 1926, bronze, Westminster Abbey 900 Years 1965 by Royal Mint, bronze, St Georges Chapel Windsor silver. Together with other assorted British & world medals and a boxed set of replica Nelson blazer buttons. (Lot).
India, Military & Police medals (4), 25th Independence Anniversary Medal 1947-1972, Azad - Kashmir Commemoration Medal 1947-49 bronze, 20 Years Long Service Medal named to 2477713 NK Shri Ram Punjab R., 1965 Semar Seva Star Bronze to Const. Jag. Roop Singh R.P. . GVF.
International Medical Congress, London 1881 by Wyon, bronze, 77mm., edge impressed "Presented with the thanks of the executive committee to John Alexander Brand Esqre. Comptroller of the City of London" (Eimer 1683). GVF.
International Philatelic Exhibition 1936 New York Rider on galloping horse, awarded to Fred Schulze, reverse inscribed GIBRALTAR AND MALTA (COMBINED) silvered with gold horse and rider EF, International Philatelic Exhibition Vienna 1933 (2) 89mm x 69mm in bronze EF boxed, to Fred Schulze, Birmingham, and 42mm x 38mm in silver, Gibraltar and Malta, GEF boxed, International Philatelic Exhibition Basle 1948 40mm x 40mm silvered EF boxed, inscribed MALTA awarded to Fred Schulze Birmingham, all except the first in original cases, along with Birmingham Philatelic Society (2) the 'La Trobe' medal 1942-1943 Mafeking, in gilt silver awarded to Fred Schulze, EF boxed, Birmingham Philatelic Society Golden Jubilee 1936 in base metal UNC boxed
Liverpool Fancy Fair medals for Northern & Southern Hospitals 1849, (2), another 1872, Opening of asylum for deaf & dumb, Margate 1875, Unveiling of Statue of Sister Dora, Walsall 1886. Florence NightingaleCrimeaWar 1855, all struck in white metal (6). Together with a Toogood & Sons medal for excellence, silver plated in case. (7).
Medical Prize Medals (6), Queen's College Edinburgh silver medal, Westminster College of Chemistry & Pharmacy silver medal, The Leishman Memorial Medal to Lce. Cpl. H.E. Ottaway R.A.M.C., bronze, Richard Carmichael School of Anatomy, Medicine and Surgery bronze medal, Lord Brougham Inauguration of National Association for Promotion of Social Science 1857, Samuel Thomas von Sommering medical bronze medal. GVF.
Music gold 9 carat medal awards (3) Australia Mackay Band Competition 1925 to W.Gummow Champion Euphonium 1926, Rockhampton 1934 Contest Champion of Champions 1934 presented to W.Gummow , Queensland band Contest Champion Euphonium Ipswich 1949 GVF to EF
National Society of Amalgamated Brass Workers brass medal 1890 by W.J.Davis (BHM 3404 rare) Fair. Grosvenor Gallery Restaurant Employee' Pass, bronze, GVF. Calendar Medals (2) 1792 bronze and 1911 Matchless Metal polish, white metal VF. Tradesman's Friendly Society bronze medal GVF. (5).
Olympic Games 1936 Berlin 40mm diameter Judge's breast badge, VF in damaged box, Nazi canteen token 50 Reichspfennig 1939 Fine with some verdigris, Anglo-German Youth Movement badge Capel Morris 1936 England, by Thomas Fattorini Ltd, Regent Street London in three colours
Papal & Austrian Medals (4), 16th C issues, League against Turks 1571 by Rossi, Cardinal Granvella by G. Melon, John of Austria by G. Melon, Pope Julius II medal, rev. fortresas & ships. All bronze issues, cast or later struck. GVF. (4).
Papal Medals (3) Clement VIII 1592-1605 40mm diameter in copper EF with some light surface pitting and small area of verdigris, Gregory XIII 1572-1585 37mm diameter in copper EF with some light flan stress on the obverse, Eugene IV 1431-1447 Restrike 42mm diameter in copper, GEF toned
Prussia, Solomon Gessner memorial by Vivier, bronze 42mm., Quintinus Matsys memorial by de Grave, bronze 46mm., France Charles X Coronation 1825 by Gayrard, bronze 42mm., Vatican Pius XII medal by Mistrvssi, 60mm. GVF. (4).
Resignation of Robert Walpole 1742 37mm diameter in Brass by J.Roche, Eimer 566 Obverse: Walpole seated, left, on a balcony overlooking a landscape, holding a scroll dated IAN.18 1742 and leans on a money-bag. I AM KICKD OUT OF DOORS Reverse A pole bearing a human head upon a walled gateway. NO SCREEN, Good Fine
Rhodesia Medal Sets (2) the first a 6-piece set in silver comprising 1965 Proclamation of Independence, 1972 Armed Forces/Terrorist Warfare, 1975 C.W.Dupont, 1975 Proclamation of Independence 10th Anniversary, 1976 Senator Chief Chirau, 1978 Zimbabwe, the second a 5-piece set in bronze comprising 1965 Proclamation of Independence, 1972 Armed Forces/Terrorist Warfare, 1975 C.W.Dupont, 1976 Senator Chief Chirau, 1978 Zimbabwe UNC in the boxes of issue
Rifle Association Shooting medals (80), includes N.S.R.A. Bisley (13), Surrey County Small Bore Rifle Assoc. (24), assorted awards including cloth insignia (43). Issued from late 1970's till 1990's. Generally VF.
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