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Oxford : Medals

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 165
Medals Rowing Medals to W.J.Fernie (2) University Eights Winning Crew 1895 , 51mm diameter in silver by D.Munsey/Peters of Cambridge, in half lunette-style presentation holder , boxed, with old white toning, suggesting once fully encased, the case with a shield-shaped with inscription of the crew, and weights of the crew, and positions in the boat. W.J.Fernie is shown as Stroke position. The final elimination trial for rowers for entrance into the Cambridge Boat Race Crew for the historic University Boat Race. This is the only time prior to the Boat Race that the crews race over the full 4 1/4 mile Putney to Mortlake course. These race were contested intra-University v. Oxford and Cambridge v. Cambridge to decide the final crews. The Race still takes place today, although the medal prize has been replaced by the ad of sponsored clothing and equipment to the competitors. Head of the River - Trinity Hall 51mm diameter in silver, by D.Munsey of Cambridge, in lunette-style presentation holder, boxed, with old white toning, the case with a shield-shaped plaque with inscription of the crew and their respective positions in the boat. W.J.Fernie is shown as position 7 in the boat, and his name and position are inscribed on the outer ring of the lunette case. UNC, both medals in the black boxes of issue. A fascinating insight into the history of the lead up to the annual University Boat Race.

Auction 161
Medals 19th and 20th Century in bronze (9) Duke of - Chancellor of University 1834 Eimer 1273 by T. VF, Earl of Eldon, Lord Chancellor 1827 Eimer 1197 by C.Voigt, NEF, Lord s Flagship 'The Fourdroyant' 1897 37mm diameter, struck from copper of the vessel after breaking up, GVF, St. George's Hall Opening 1854 44mm diameter by J.Mayer/Allen & Moore, A/UNC, and Queen Alexandra Visit to 1907 - The Queen Alexandra Dock (2) VF cleaned and EF, Queen 1887 39mm diameter by Heaton GEF, Queen Victoria 39mm diameter, by the Heaton Mint EF holed, Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1897 56mm in bronze the original issue Eimer 1817 VF with some heavier edge knocks

Auction 156
Medals Tokens and medals a varied and interesting group (14) Visit to 1903 31mm diameter by Spink and Son NEF, Wirral and Birkenhead Agricultural Society 52mm diameter in silver awarded to Messrs Peter Patrick and Son for anti-sag gate hangings 1906 EF, Watch fob of Schloss & co 1889 Universal Exposition 31mm diameter in silver, which reproduces in miniature the prize won by Schloss and Co. at the 1889 Exposition, NVF with fob mount at top, Constitution Jura 1854 32mm diameter in silver Fine, 1810 Eimer 1007var. 42mm diameter in bronze, Good Fine, Counters (3) George III, and Maria Theresa obverses VG to Fine, Hard Times Token (c.1837) 'The Constitution as I understand it', 'Roman Firmness' reverse, Fine, Duchess of Token 1774 in copper by J.Kirk Fine, some scratches, Copper token by Sparrow of Bishopsgate, 1823 Ironmongers, reverse hot air balloon, 'ASCENDED AT OXFORD JUNE 23 1823' Good Fine, Farthing token or medalet 1821 21mm diameter in copper Fine, Halfpenny 19th Century Political and Social Series 1794 DH1016 edge 'CURRENT EVERY WHERE', Fine, plus an unidentified ancient coin

Auction 145
Medals Group of Five to Private W. Winthrop, Border , late L.I., General Medal 1895, two bars Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Tirah 1897-98 (4075 Private 2nd Bn.Oxf. Lt. Infy), Queen's 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.

Auction 143
Medals 1897 (Official issues) silver, 26 mm., together with five other Royalty medals in bronze. U.S.A. Centennial Medal 1896, bronze by Metz (with verdigris), Royal Tournament Medal 1930 bronze, Tho Metallic Vase, bronze, Duke of Chancellor of 1834, bronze set in large mount, Society of Watermen, bronze (pin fitting broken). Together with two tokens. Mixed grades (14)

Auction 138
Medals Fire-fighter Group of four to Ronald E Yeates 10264 Station Officer () Medal, 10 Year Long Bronze Medal, Exemplary Fire Service Medal and 1953 Medal

Auction 131
Medals & University Rifle Clubs Chancellors VIII Ads (4, 3 bronze and I silver) in cases. English Twenty Club (Rifle Shooting) from 1960's (3). Public Schools veterans Challenge Trophy (2), County NRA Medals (5), Miniature Rifle Clubs Medals (5) EF. (18). Together with 25 assorted cloth Rifle Club s

Auction 124
Medals Football Association Medals (13) from N. & , dated from mid 1950's to 1960's. 3 silver others base metal.

Auction 116
Medals Medal to 6424 Pte F. Stoton Light INFY with bars SOUTH AFRICA 1902, SOUTH AFRICA 1901, TRANSVAAL ORANGE FREE STATE and CAPE COLONY, al

Auction 112
Medals The Martyrs Memorial 98 mm x 55 mm an elliptical shaped medal Memorial on one side, the legend in 28 lines on the other A/UNC, Millinery 1912 5

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