Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (6 December 2012)

Date of Auction: 6th December 2012

Sold for £140

Estimate: £100 - £150

Baking, Confectioners, Bakers & Allied Trades Exhibition, London, silver award medals (8), unsigned, figure with scythe, rev. named (William Austin, The Bakery, Bellshill, 1896); by T. & J. Bragg, 1911, for the Coronation, named (Albert Grain, Stepney E.), hallmarked Birmingham 1911, 50mm (W & E 5150 A2); by Mappin & Webb (4), 1915 (?), named (James Campbell, Glasgow), 1919, named (John Clement, Stranraer), hallmarked Birmingham 1915 and 1919 respectively, both 38mm, 1929, named (Dykehead & Shotts Co-op Soc Ltd), hallmarked Birmingham 1928, 51 x 40mm, 1937, for the Coronation, named (T. Goodall, Llanfairfechan), hallmarked Birmingham 1937, 51 x 39mm (W & E 7155.A2); later oval award medals by D.G. Collins (2), both named (Nicoll & Smibert Ltd, Dundee), 41 x 32mm, 32 x 24mm [8]. Very fine or better; three cased as issued, the Coronation issues rare £100-150