General Strike, Service Medal 1926 Eimer 2003 51mm diameter in bronze by E.Gillick Obverse Helmeted figure of Britannia seated left, hand resting on a shield, holds out a laurel, in the field, winged emblem of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway Company, between a rose and a thistle, FOR SERVICE IN NATIONAL EMERGENCY MAY 1926, Reverse: An allegory of three draped figures standing with their backs to each other, two locomotives resting upon their outstretched hands LARGITAS MVNERIS SALVS REIPVBLICAE UNC
George Canning Treaty of London 1827 51mm diameter in bronze by Galle Obverse: Bust Left GEORGE CANNING, Reverse: LIBERTÉ CIVILE ET RELIGIEUSE DANS L'UNIVERS. 1827 A LA CONCORDE DES PEUPLES UNC and nicely toned in the circular brown case of issue
Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1887 Eimer 1733 77mm diameter in Bronze The official Royal Mint issue. Obverse Bust left Crowned and Veiled. VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX. Reverse Enthroned figure of Empire, facing, flanked by standing figures of Science, Letters and Art left, opposite those of Industry and Agriculture right, at their feet below Empire are Mercury reclining and Time Above two cherubs displaying shields inscribed MDCCCLXXXVII and MDCCCXXXVII and V.R.I in a wreath between . IN. COMMEMORATION. Exergue. Five linked shields inscribed ASIA AMERICA EUROPE AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA by J.E.Boehm and F.Leighton about UNC with the original certificate
Great Exhibition 1851 38mm diameter in White Metal Obverse Bust left H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT below: STRUCK IN THE BUILDING OF THE EXHIBITION Reverse Royal Arms and supporters . GREAT EXHIBITION OF THE INDUSTRY OF ALL NATIONS. LONDON 1851 by W.J.Taylor. UNC with minor cabinet friction and almost full mint lustre, rare in this grade, comes with the accompanying issue ticket
Investiture of Prince Charles as Prince of Wales 1969 a set of four silver medals 24, 29, 32 and 39mm diameter approximating to Crown, Halfcrown, Florin and Shilling series Prooflike UNC in the blue box of issue with certificate stating issue limited to 2000 pieces, Investiture of the Prince of Wales 1969 39mm diameter in silver by G.A.Holman Eimer 2117 UNC in the box of issue
Johannes Giravd 1861, by Girometti, w/m, 43mm., Johannes Ronge 1813, by A & M, w/m, 43mm., Hyde Town Hall 1885, by Cartwright & Rattray, Devon Master Bakers Assoc. medal, bronze to M. Collins & Son 1929, bronze. Together with a German 1928 Commemorative medal, silver. Generally AEF. (5).
John Lennon 1940 - 1980 crown sized gold medal by the Royal Mint and in their white presentation case with certificate, FDC. John Lennon was the founder member of the most famous and commercially successful rock band of all time The Beatles, still today 34 years after his death wherever in the world background music is playing it never seems long before the Beatles is heard
Medallions, bronze and white metal (14) includes Great Exhibition 1851 Exhibitor's medal bronze, Jubilee 1937 silver, Hyde Town Hall 1885 w/m, Lusitania 1915, St. Georges Hospital Centenary 1933 bronze cased, Coronation 1911 w/m. and Jubilee 1937 bronze, Gardening and tennis medals, bronze (2). Together with World medals (5), bronze. Generally GVF (14)
Medals (10) LondonInternational Exhibition of all Fine Arts 1874 51mm in bronze UNC, Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1887 Leyland Free Library and Museum EF, Art Union of London 1849 Inigo Jones Reverse Banqueting House Whitehall 1616 54mm in copper EF, Universal Exhibition of London 1862 50mm in bronze EF, Nelson and the Foudroyant 38mm in copper VF with some spots, Prize Medal Muirkirk Photographic Association 1904 39mm in copper, Prize Medals (2) both awarded to G.K.Murray the first 51mm diameter 1st High Jump Class II GEF boxed the second Athletic Sports 1931 G.K.Murray 3rd (equal) High Jump Open EF boxed, The Schneider Trophy 1981 51mm in bronze The Supermarine S6B UNC and lustrous, Destruction of the Armada 1588 Plymouth Commemorates the Battle of the Spanish Armada 1988 Lustrous UNC
Medals a small group (5) Coronation of Edward VII 1902 56mm diameter in bronze, the official Royal Mint issue GEF in the red box of issue, Richard Cobden Repeal of the Corn Laws Free Trade 1846 46mm diameter Eimer 1407 variety in White metal Reverse as Eimer 1407 Obverse Standing Britannia FREE TRADE Exergue 1846 EF, Coronation of Edward VII 1902 Eimer 1872c 35mm diameter in silver by G.Frampton Matt finish UNC in the red box of issue, Queen Victoria 1887 Golden Jubilee 38mm diameter in bronze GEF Reverse presented by the Mayor of Norwich boxed, Nottingham School Board undated in bronze awarded to G.Cross EF boxed
Ormskirk and Southport Agricultural Society 1857 prize medal in white metal : James Bryers prizes for heifers and horses, this piece apparently for the very first show UNC in a lunette style holder, cased with the hinge repaired
Peace of Utrecht 1713 Eimer 460 35mm diameter in gold by J.Croker Obverse Queen Anne left facing bust laureate and draped, Reverse Britannia standing with ships and farming scene behind MDCCXIII in exergue 35mm A/UNC with some contact marks
Recapture of Prague, Karl Alexander of Lorraine 1744 44mm diameter in copper by J.Kirk Eimer 591 Obverse: Bust almost facing armoured and draped, CAR: LOT: PRI * PERFIDIAE VINDEX. Below: on a scroll NATUS DEC XII. MDCCXII. Reverse Cavalry approach a fortified city. SUBSIDIO BRITANNIAE Exergue: PRAGA RECUPERATA NO 26 MDCCXLIV, Fine, Rare
Resolution and Adventure Medal 1772 Eimer 744a 43mm diameter in copper showing the distinctive die break to the left of the exergue. Obverse Bust of George III laureate. GEORGE III. KING. OF. GR. BRITAIN. FRANCE. AND. IRELAND ETC. Reverse Two Ships at sea RESOLVTION ADVENTURE. Exergue. SAILED . FROM. ENGLAND MARCH MDCCLXXII Fine for wear, with corroded surfaces as is normal on this issue, and showing the mount mark at the top as do all examples. Eimer states:- 'The medal was commissioned by naturalist and benefactor Joseph Banks (1743-1820) who was to have accompanied Captain James Cook on his second voyage (1728-1729) but withdrew at a late stage. These medals were distributed at more than 30 places and generally show up in a worn and weathered state. 2000 medals are said to have been produced made from an alloy of copper, lead, zinc and tin. A further 142 example were struck in silver and 2 in gold. All examples appear to have been struck from a cracked die, as does this example.' Only a handful of examples have been discovered, mainly in New Zealand. Examples are held in the collections of Te Papa and the National Museum of Australia. A truly rare piece.
Silver ingots; Royal Palaces by Birmingham Mint, 12 x 31.8gms each, in wooden case. Queen's Visit to the U.S. 1976 (48.2gms), Royal Cyphers 1977 x 2 (42.8 gms each). The 100 greatest cars silver miniature collection (full set of 25 packets with 4 medals in each).
Switzerland 1840, Defence of Geneva (1602) 25mm in silvered bronze, Obverse city arms, SI LE SEINEUR NEUT SON PEUPLE ASISTE CEN ETAIT FAIT SANS ESPOIR DE RETOUR - Ps CXXIV, SOUVENIR DU XII DECEMBRE MDCII *1840* / inscribed shield, Reverse AUX CITOYENS MORTS EN DEFENDANT LA PATRIE, GEF and scarce
The Marriage of HRH the Prince of Wales and HRH Princess Alexandra 1863 51mm diameter in White Metal by Ottley of Birmingham, Eimer 1563 EF, France Series Numismatica (2) Ludovicvs Galvani (Physiologist) 41mm diameter in bronze, by Caque, A/UNC, Ludovicvs Lacaille (Astronomer) 41mm diameter in bronze by Schmit A/UNC
The Shire Horse Society Medal 1934 44mm diameter in silver, with matt finish, suspension mount attached at the top as issued by Mappin&Webb of London for 'Premium Pair of Heavy Horses, Salford Hospital Parade' UNC in the red box of issue
Torbay International Regatta June 1937 51mm silver conjoined busts of George VI and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, the yacht Britannia in full sail on the high seas reverse BRITANNIA 1893 -1936 beneath, UNC with minor cabinet friction, in a red presentation box, scarce, unlisted in Eimer, we note a similar piece realised £85 hammer price in our June 2012 Auction
Group of Five to Private W. Winthrop, Border Regiment, late Oxford L.I., India General Service Medal 1895, two bars Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Tirah 1897-98 (4075 Private 2nd Bn.Oxf. Lt. Infy), Queen's South Africa Medal 1899, three bars Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1902 (Pte Oxford L.I.), 1914-15 Star trio (5197 Pte. W. Winthrop Bord. R.). GVf. Sold with copied service papers.
Group of Seven medals to Lt.Col W.H.West M.B.E. BerkshireRegiment, M.B.E. 2nd type military division, General Service Medal 1918 bar Iraq (2 Lieut . W.H.West, R.Berks R.), 1939-45, Africa (8th Army bar) and Italy Stars, Defence & War Medals. Together with a set of miniatures, Royal Berks cap badge, family photographs, M.B.E. certificate dated 1942 and folder of papers and research.
The Queen's South Africa Medal Boer War 1899-1902 Second type reverse with six clasps South Africa 1901, Laing's Nek, Transvaal, Orange Free State, Defence of Ladysmith and Talana, awarded to 13429 Bombardier H.J.Bond 13th Battery Royal Field Artillery About EF, along with Special Constabulary Petrol Officer in bronze EF, these along with soldier details and additional ribbons
World War I a group of 3 awarded to Tpr.J.Ramsay, with 8th Infantry on the WWI Star, SASC on the pair, with Victory medal Bi-Lingual, along with South AfricaBoer War 1899-1902 with 5 clasps South Africa 1902, South Africa 1901, Transvaal, Orange Free State and Cape Colony VF to GVF
19th and 20th century (33) a mixed group includes some useful issues, such as 1902 bronze Edward VIICoronation 56mm diameter, the official Royal Mint issue UNC in box , 1911 bronze George V Coronation 56mm diameter, the official Royal Mint issue UNC in box, The Edinburgh Angus Club awarded by Janet S.Macduff in English, silver boxed, The Whitworth Memorial Medal Awarded to Joanne McMahon 1998 UNC boxed, Institute of British Architects awarded to Fred W.C.Gregory for measured drawings of Bolsover Castle 1902 UNC boxed, Victoria National Success Medal55mm diameter in silver, awarded by the Science and Art Department to Arthur White for Stage 19B 1886, UNC boxed, City and Guilds Prize medal for Technical Examination 51mm diameter in silver awarded to Thos.Percy Longworth for for Cotton Spinning 1st Prize 1903 GEF in box
Coronation of Charles II 1661 The official Coronation issue 29mm diameter in silver by T.Simon, Eimer 221, Obverse Bust right, crowned and draped, CAROLVS. II. D.G. ANG. SCO. FR. ET. HI. REX. Reverse The King enthroned, left, crowned by Peace hovering above. EVERSO. MISSVS SVCCVRRERE. SECLO. XXIII APR. 1661 GVF with a pleasing grey tone
Coronation of Edward VII 1902 52mm diameter in bronze by G.Frampton Eimer 1872 Obverse Busts left conjoined and draped, EDWRDVS.VV.REX.ET.IMP.ET ALEXANDRA REG. Reverse Imperial Crown upon radiate circle, lion above, flanked by two trees decorated by the Scottish lion, left and the Irish harp, right Exergue: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF KING. EDWARD. VI AND QVEEN. ALEXANDRA 1902A/UNC in the red box of issue, British Empire Exhibition 1924, by B. Mackennal / P. Metcalfe, 51mm., bronze, reverse Wembley Stadium with stylized lion (Eimer 1987) UNC in the red box of issue
Coronation of Edward VIII 1937 51mm diameter in bronze, by Turner and Simpson, Eimer 2044, Obverse Bust right, crowned and draped. EDWARD. VIII. KING & EMPEROR. Reverse Britannia standing, right, upon a plaque inscribed CORONATION 1937 , a wreath in her outstretched hand. Beyond, a facade of Westminster Abbey, UNC in the Purple box of issue
Coronation of George I 1714 the official Coronation issue, Eimer 470 Obverse Bust right armoured and draped GEORGIVS. D.G. MAG. BRI. FR. ET. HIB. REX Reverse the King enthroned right is crowned by Britannia Exergue INAVGVRAT. XX. OCT. MDCCXIII 34mm diameter in silver by J.Croker EF with an attractive grey tone
Coronation of George II 1727 the official Coronation issue, Eimer 510 Obverse: Bust Laureate, armoured and draped, GEORGIVS.II.D.G.MAG.BRIT.FR.ET.HIB.REX.F.D Reverse the King enthroned is crowned by Britannia.VOLENTES.PER.POPULOS.Exergue: CORON.XI.OCTOB.MDCCXXVII 34mm diameter in silver, Good Fine
Coronation of Queen Victoria 1838 36mm diameter in gold Eimer 1315 the official Royal Mint issue by B.Pistrucci, Obverse: Bust draped left wearing a bandeau, VICTORIA D.G. BRITANNIARUM REGINA F.D. Reverse Victoria enthroned, facing left, receives a crown from Britannia, Hibernia and Scotia. ERIMUS TIBI NOBILE REGNUM. Exergue: INAUGURATA DIE JUNII XXVIII MDCCCXXXVIII, EF with some hairlines, in brown contemporary box
George VSilver Jubilee medal 1935 in silver boxed Toned UNC, a Guinea balance scale, as part of a group of medals and tokens and a weight 17th to 20th Century (13) includes gaming counters and 1850 Whist ' Keep your Temper' tokens
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 About UNC in the Royal Mint box of issue
Prince of Wales National Thanksgiving 1872 in copper 77mm Eimer 1618 by J.S and A.B.Wyon Obv.Londinia attended by Britannia invites the Queen and the Prince of Wales into St. Paul's Cathedral, Exergue, I WAS GLAD WHEN THEY SAID UNTO ME LET US GO INTO THE HOUSE OF THE LORD. Rev. Interior of St. Paul's Cathedral with the Ryal Procession and congregation, ornamental end-panels decorated with the Royal Arms and ribbon inscribed 'NATIONAL THANKSGIVING' left and a City Shield and ribbon inscribed 'ST.PAUL'S LONDON right two upright supports inscribed FOR THE RECOVERY OF/H.R.H THE PRINCE OF WALES GEF/UNC with minor friction, VictoriaGolden Jubilee 1887 77mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1733 the official Royal Mint issue Obv. Bust left crowned and veiled VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX Rev. Enthroned figure of Empire facing, flanked by standing figures of Science, Letters and Art, left, opposite, those of Industry and Agriculture, right. At their feet, below Empire, are Mercury reclining and Time, above two cherubs displaying shields inscribed MDCCCLXXXVIII and MDCCCXXXVII and VRI in a wreath in between. IN. COMMEMORATION Exergue. Five linked shields inscribed ASIA, AMERICA, EUROPE, AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA, A/UNC
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 Relion and Britannia. HIC.AMOR HAEC. PATRIA. Exergue CORON. XI. OCTOB. MDCCXXVII GVF/NEF with some contact marks
Repeal of the Sacramental Test 1828 61mm diameter in bronze by S.Clint Eimer 1199 Obverse Religion looks on as Liberty hands a scroll to Britannia, seated. SACRAMENTAL TEST ABOLISHED Ex.May 9h 1828. Reverse TRUTH FREEDOM PEACE CHARITY within a wreath GEF with a couple of edge nicks, in the round case of issue
Royal Navy, Bosun's whistles (7), WW 2 period, with impressed military arrow or anchor & crown, 10cm long with chain silver coloured base metal, some with extra decoration (6), another in brass & smaller (52mm) with anchor.
Royal Society of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce, Edward VII Presidents Medal bronze, edge impressed "William Davison Morrison Hill, Intermediate Examinations 1910, Precis-writing". Some contact marks VF. In case of issue..
The Dangers Averted Medal / Defeat of the Spanish Armada, c 1590, bust of Queen Elizabeth facing, rev. bay tree on Island, ships in distance, 48 x 52mm., A good quality later cast medal in gilt metal (Eimer 61A).
VictoriaDiamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in Bronze the Official Royal Mint issue UNC boxed, Coronation of Edward VII 1902 31mm diameter in silver the official Royal Mint issue UNC toned, Prince of Wales Investiture 1969 40mm diameter in silver (3) each consecutively numbered on the edge, France Henry Bouley, Veterinarian, President of the Science Academy 1884-1885 66mm diameter in bronze VF, prize medals 19th and 20th Century (9) mostly in bronze or white metal, in mixed grades
VictoriaDiamond Jubilee medals 1897 (2) Silver 56mm diameter and Bronze 56mm both the official Royal Mint issues (one boxed), Victoria Diamond Jubilee Medals 1897 Silver Official Royal Mint issues 25mm diameter (5), Edward VIICoronation medals 1902 the official Royal Mint issues 31mm diameter in silver (4) GVF to toned UNC
Germany (8), 1914-18 Cross of Honour with swords, Iron Cross 1914, 2nd class, War Merit Cross 2nd class, with swords (2), War Merit Cross 2nd class, without swords, Winter Campaign Medal 1941-42, Police Faithful Service Decoration. West Wall Medal. Viewing recommended - no return.
Group of five to Pte. J Walker, Oxf. And Bucks L.I., India General Service 1895, two bars Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Tirah 1897-98 (5056 Pte. 2nd. Bn. Oxf. Lt.Infy), 1914 Star trio (5056 Pte 2/Oxf & Bucks L.I.), Army Long Service Medal, G.V.R issue (5056 Pte. J. Walker Oxf. & Bucks L.I.), mounted as worn on original ribbons VF. Sold with photographs and service details from the Regimental Chronicle
Assorted medals & medallions (20) Walthamstow Education 1907, bronze, Army Temperance Assoc. Medal silver & enamel, Italy WW1 service medal, L.C.C. school medals (2) Edward VII, French Territorial & Reserve Arras medal, silver, Lord Nelson's Flagship Foudroyant copper from ship medal 1897 (Eimer 1813) and 13 other bronze medals. VF or better.
Charles I Scottish Coronation 1633 Obv bust crowned and draped CAROLVS.DG.SCOTAE.ANGLAE.FR.ET.HIB.REX, REV Thistle HING.NOSTRAE.CREVERE.ROSAE Good VF small metal fatigue at the rim above thistle reverse. Eimer 123, Scarce
ChurchillCentenary Medals by John Pinches 1973 for the Churchill Centenary Trust, set no. 508. 24 silver gilt Crown size medals in an album with text. nFDC accompanied by a letter dated 1945 from Winston Churchill hand written on House of Commons notepaper along with the House of Commons envelope
City of London 1989 63mm diameter in .925 silver 800th Anniversary of Mayoralty UNC in the Royal Mint box of issue with certificate weight 152.42 grammes, City of London 1989 63mm diameter in bronze 800th Anniversary of Mayoralty UNC in the Royal Mint box of issue with certificate
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 GVF with some contact marks
Death of Mary II 1694 49mm diameter in copper Eimer 362 Obverse Bust right MARIA.II.D.G.MAG.BR.FR.ET.HIB.REGINA Reverse SVBLATAM EX OCVLIS QVAERIMVS INVIDI with NAT APR 30 1662 MOR.DEC 28 1694 in four lines in the centre NVF/VF
Jubilee 1897 (Official Royal Mint issues) silver, 26 mm., together with five other Royalty medals in bronze. U.S.A. Cleveland Centennial Medal 1896, bronze by Metz (with verdigris), Royal Tournament Medal 1930 bronze, Thomason Metallic Vase, bronze, Duke of Wellington Chancellor of Oxford 1834, bronze set in large mount, Society of Watermen, bronze badge (pin fitting broken). Together with two tokens. Mixed grades (14)
Stampex Trophy Contes Award 55mm Victoria YH obverse 1960s, not hall marked but presumed silver (10) mixed grades one once mounted others (4) also of various philately themes along with Bronze Medals (13) relating to philately mixed grades some once mounted
The New Testament a series of medals in bronze (18) each bearing quotes from the New Testament along with a lid on a container for them with the inscription Testamental Truths EF, France 1953 Coronation of Elizabeth II by H.Dropsy A/UNC boxed, Sir Joseph Paxton UNC in white metal, in the shell case of issue, George IV Visit to Scotland in white metal EF, North Eastern Railway King Edward Bridge over the River Tyne, also three additional medals in base metal these low grade or holed
VictoriaDiamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in silver the official Royal Mint issue NEF with an edge nick, Victoria Diamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in bronze the official Royal Mint issue NEF, The 12 Apostles 50mm diameter in cupro-nickel with gold plated highlighting UNC, Hungary 100 Forint 1982 Spain World Cup UNC, Titanic 100th Anniversary 70mm diameter in silver plated copper with gold highlighting UNC, Royal Wedding of Prince Andrew and Miss Sarah Ferguson 1986 57mm diameter in bronze UNC, Silver Jubilee of George V 1935 56mm diameter matt finish the official Royal Mint issue UNC, Manchester Art Treasures Exhibition 1857 63mm diameter in white metal by Pinches Obverse Exhibition building opened by Prince Albert, Reverse the 3 Muses A/UNC, Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 70mm diameter with coloured portrait of the Queen in robes on the obverse, AustraliaINA Retro Pattern Crown 1851 in Piedfort Copper Obverse Gothic Head, Reverse Advance Australia Lustrous UNC, Diamond Jubilee 2012 Numis Proof by Westminster in gold plated cupro-nickel the obverse with coloured picture of the Queen, Prize Medal Edmonton and District Sunday Football League in copper, also a large 89mm medal in the style of Charles II a modern reproduction in brass (?) in mixed grades many EF-UNC in a Westminster box
Victoria Visit to Wolverhampton 1866 64mm diameter in White Metal by Ottley, Eimer 1587 EF with some surface marks, Victoria Diamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in bronze the Official Royal Mint issue Eimer 1817 EF with some spots, Montrose Academy Prize Medal 1839 51mm diameter in silver presented by Sir James Duke M.P. Obverse Building and Motto, Reverse 14 line inscription VF toned, France Palais de L'Industrrie 1855 68mm diameter in Zinc by F.Caque EF
Visit of Alexander I of Russia 1814 54mm diameter in White Metal by T.Webb. Eimer 1052 Obverse Bust right ALEXANDER IMP ROSSICI AVTOCRATOR Reverse ORBIS TE LAVDAT FACATVS MDCCCXIV in five lines within a wreath EF with some light scratches
William IVCoronation Medal 33 mm diameter struck in Gold Eimer 1251 Obverse WILLIAM THE FOURTH CROWNED SEP:8 1831 Reverse ADELAIDE QUEEN CONSORT CROWNED SEP:8 1831 The Official Royal Mint Issue UNC in a contemporary round case, very rare in this high grade
A scarce World War Two D.S.M. group of seven to Petty Officer D.N.Garrett R.N., D.S.M. George VI issue, fixed suspension (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett P.O. R.N.) , 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star with France & Germany clasp, Italy Star, War Medal, Naval Long Service Medal G.VI.R. issue (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett C.P.O. H.M.S. Daedalus (Fleet Air Arm Base)), these mounted as worn. Together with a Naval General Service Medal bar Near East E.II.R. issue (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett D.S.M. C.P.O. R.N.), GVF. (7). D.S.M. London Gazette 1.1.1943 "For gallantry and outstanding service ... in dangerous waters ...). Probably awarded for Malta Convoys.
Medals (6) General Service Medal E.II.R. bar Malaya (4085802 L.A.C. J.Hartell R.A.F.), General Service Medal E.II.R. bar Cyprus (4184812 A.C.1 M.C.Wright R.A.F.), Royal Observer Corps medal ((OBS. S.C. Bloomfield), Efficiency Medal with T & A.V.R. suspension (23964841 LCPL W.A. Hitchmough R.E.), Special Constabulary Medal E.II.R. issue (Albert V. Glenister), Imperial Service Medal E.II.R. (Alexander McFarlane). Generally VF.
Australia Commencement of Volunteer Movement 1856 33mm in bronze by J.Hogarth Obverse Young Head of Victoria left, VICTORIA DEI GRATIA REGINA Reverse Britannia seated left, holding wreath and trident, with ships and lighthouse on hill behind AUT BELLO ... VICTORIA . . AUT PACE, 1856 in exergue VF with some edge knocks Extremely rare with only 12 minted in bronze, as an indicator of its rarity, Dr John Chapman did not have an example of this medal in his life-time collection auctioned by Noble Numismatics, Sale 88B. This medal was ordered by General Edward Macarthur, elder brother of Sir William.
Russian Imperial Gold Baptismal Medal 53mm diameter in 22 carat gold, undated, Obverse Baptismal scene in river with dove above, Reverse Saint in clouds holding flag with legend: BOCKPECEHIE XPICTOBO. around, EF loop mounted at the top
Accession of George III 1760 41mm diameter in bronze by T.PingoEimer 683 Obverse Bust left, armoured and draped GEORGIVS. TERTIVS. REX. Reverse Britannia standing, facing, beside a lion and objects FELICITAS BRITANNIÆ Exergue: INEUNTE REGNO OCT. XXV MDCCLX Mint state and darkly toned
Admiral Lord Nelson, 21st October 1805/H.M.S. Victory, base metal, Thames Tunnel Completed 1842, by W.J.Taylor. White metal (Eimer 1372), Sinking of The Lusitania 1915 (2) one in box of issue, Victory at Jutland 1916 by Spink, white metal. Generally GVF or better.
Anne and Prine George of Denmark, Lord High Admiral undated (1702) 42mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 392 Obverse Bust of Anne right ANNA. D:G: MAG: BR: FRA: ET. HIB. REGINA. Reverse Bust of George , left, GEO: DAN: PR: M: ADM: ET. DVX. SVP. ANGLIÆ EF toned, formerly in an NGC holder and graded MS62 by them
Assorted medals including Coronation & Jubilees, bronze or base metal, Sports medals inc. Truro Grammar School, (3), Fountain's Abbey, Pitman & Hudson's Bay medals, Pattern Ecu's (4), GuernseyProof One Pound and Gibraltar D.Dat Five pounds 1994. GVF or better (16).
Battle of Malplaquet 1709 44mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 438 Obverse Bust left Crowned and draped ANNA .D.G.MAG:BRI:FR:ET.HIB:REG: Reverse A Battle scene in a wood, Victory hovering with two laurel wreaths. CONCORDIA. ET. VIRTVTE. Exergue GALLIS. AD. TAISNIERE. DEVICTIS. AVG: XXXI. MDCCIX NVF with some contact marks
Centenary of Shannon & Chesapeake action 1st June 1813, by C.& S. Co. Ltd. Bronze, 32mm., obv. bust of Captain Philip Broke with inscription "presented by Two Grand-Daughters of?, rev. two vessels in action. GVF.
Charles IPeace or War 1643 29mm diameter in silver by T.Rawlins. Eimer 142 Obv. Bust right laureate, armoured and draped. CAROLVS. D:G. ANG.SCO.FR.ET.HIB.REX Rev. Sword and olive branch, crossed, between the letters CR crowned N. VTRVMQVE. PARATVS Exergue 1643 GEF and scarce thus, the Eimer plate piece
Coronation of Charles II 1661 The official Coronation issue 29mm diameter in silver by T.Simon, Eimer 221, Obverse Bust right, crowned and draped, CAROLVS. II. D.G. ANG. SCO. FR. ET. HI. REX. Reverse The King enthroned, left, crowned by Peace hovering above. EVERSO. MISSVS SVCCVRRERE. SECLO. XXIII APR. 1661 EF or near so with a pleasing grey tone
Discovery in Silver a 24-medal set by the Birmingham Mint, each in .925 silver and weighing 40 grammes depicting the World's Great Explorers Proof nFDC to FDC in red book-style cases of issue each with accompanying text
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