Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (6 December 2012)

Date of Auction: 6th December 2012

Sold for £130

Estimate: £120 - £150

Baking, Co-operative Wholesale Society, Manchester & Newcastle District, a silver award medal by W.J. Dingley, inscribed (2nd Prize 1938), hallmarked Birmingham 1937, 51mm; Grocers, Bakers & Confectioners Exhibition, silver award medals (3) by T. Ottley (2), Newcastle-on-Tyne, named (T.F. Smith for Expert Advertising, 1902), Sunderland, named (A.W. Mills for Brown Bread, 1903), hallmarked Birmingham 1902 and 1903 respectively, unsigned, named (Kidd & Son Ltd Awarded First Prize for Plain Bread), all 39mm; Hull Grocers, Bakers, Confectioners and Caterers Exhibition, 1924, a silver award medal by Turner & Simpson, named (F. Shepherd), 38mm; Leeds & District Master Bakers, a silver award medal by Fattorini, named (Evans & Co, Exbn Coburg, 1936), hallmarked Birmingham 1936, 38mm; Moorhouse Medal, a silver award by Fattorini, named (Cockhills Ltd, Leeds, 1954), 38mm; Shildon Show Bakers Exhibition, 1932, a silver and enamel award medal by Fattorini, named (W. Newman), hallmarked Birmingham 1932, 26mm; Standard Yeast Company Ltd, a silver and enamel award medal by A.C. Bloxham, named (Grimsby Show, 1927, E.G. Ottaway), hallmarked Birmingham 1927, 65 x 42mm; Yorkshire Federation of Master Bakers Associations, a silver and enamel badge by Fattorini, named (C. Read, 1935-36), hallmarked Birmingham 1935, 40 x 30mm [10]. Many extremely fine; two cased £120-150