Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (6 December 2012)

Date of Auction: 6th December 2012

Sold for £150

Estimate: £150 - £200

Baking, Bakers & Grocers Exhibition, Edinburgh, 1914, a silver award medal by Elkington & Co, arms and supporters, rev. standing female holding wreath, named (J. Watson & Co, Quarter Sponge), hallmarked Chester 1913, 51mm; Bakers, Grocers, Confectioners & Allied Trades Exhibition, Glasgow, a rectangular silver Judges’ award by A. Kirkwood & Son, named (A. Rennie, Batch Loaves, 1920), hallmarked Edinburgh 1921, 40 x 24mm; Robert Hutchinson & Co Ltd, Centenary Competition, Kirkcaldy, 1926, a silver award medal by Walker & Hall, named (A.G. Kidd & Son Ltd), hallmarked Birmingham 1925, 51mm; Scottish Association of Master Bakers, a silver award medal by E. & F. Bauer, named (William Batters, Bellshill, 1903), hallmarked Birmingham 1902; Scottish Exhibition, Glasgow, Bakers & Grocers, 1906, a silver award medal by Vaughton, named (A.G. Kidd & Son Ltd), hallmarked Birmingham 1905, 38mm; Turog Brown Flour Company Ltd, a silver award medal by J. Moore, named (J. Sinclair, The Bun Shop, Nairn), hallmarked Birmingham 1912, 44mm; Youma Challenge Medal, a large silver award by Walker & Hall, named (J.W. Murray Ltd, 1954), hallmarked Birmingham 1954, 76mm [7]. Very fine to extremely fine £150-200

Footnote

Youma bread (including malt and fruit loaves) was made at Robert Hutchison’s bakery in Kirkcaldy, Fife