Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (6 December 2012)

Date of Auction: 6th December 2012

Sold for £140

Estimate: £120 - £150

Baking, Bakers & Confectioners Exhibition, Manchester, silver award medals by E.H. Davidson (2), standing figure, revs. panel, arms above and shields below, 1897, named (W. Powell), 1903, named (Solomon Stephens), both 45mm; Bolton Bread Show, 1911, a silver award medal, named (Won by E. Andrews), 41mm; Confectioners Exhibition, Manchester, 1899, a silver award medal, unsigned, named (2nd Prize Panned Goods Express Confectionery Company, West Houghton), 45mm; Darwen Grocers Association, a silver-gilt and enamel Past President's badge of office by T.J. Skelton, named (Mr P.V. Mitton, 1964-65), 33mm; Lancashire & Cheshire Grocers Bakers & Confectioners Exhibition, a silver award medal by T. Ottley, rev. named (Awarded to A. Kay, Bread, Class C, Liverpool, 1902), hallmarked Birmingham 1902, 39mm; Manchester Bakery Students Society, a silver and enamel Past President's badge of office by Kirwan & Co (?) named (Ernest Cooke, 1951-52), 60 x 43mm; Merseyside Bread & Confectionery Exhibition, a silver and enamel award by W.J. Dingley, named (J. Horspool, Ruddington), hallmarked Birmingham 1924, 42 x 27mm; together with other related items (3) from Blackpool, Bolton and Worsley [11]. Mostly extremely fine; one cased £120-150