Historical and Art Medals (15 December 2005)

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Date of Auction: 15th December 2005

Sold for £90

Estimate: £40 - £60

British Friesian Cattle Society, a bronze award medal, unsigned, legend, rev. named (To Frederick G. Stokes, Westfield Herd, Average 1185 Gallons, 1931-32), 44mm; Dyer Memorial Lecture, a light bronze award medal by T.H. Paget, facing bust of Bernard Dyer, rev. implements of agriculture, named (Professor A.C. Frazer…1960), 51mm; Pig Breeding, a plated medal, unsigned, flock of pigs, rev. wreath, named (B.O.C.M. National Pig Litter Test, 1950, Third Prize, H.W. Long), 51mm; Poultry Association of Great Britain, Distinguished Service award, a bronze medal, unsigned, arms, rev. legend, named (J.B.V. Cummings), 79mm; Royal Agricultural Society of England, Skilled Labour, a bronze medal, named (W. Butler, First Prize, Hedging, Class I, Betley, 1913), 38mm; Royal Agricultural Society of England, Long Service, bronze award medals (3), named (Andrew Westwood, 50 Years, 1932; William Card, 58 Years, 1939; Ernest Albert Wick, 46 Years, 1951); Swift Medal, 1921, a silver-gilt replica of the award by C.R. Hoff, artisans digging and harvesting, back named (The National Federation of Fruit and Potato Trades Ltd, The Escott Replica of the Swift Medal, Presented to John M. Squires, mcmlxxxv), hallmarked London 1977, 57mm [9]. Last mint state and in case of issue, others generally very fine, some with clips, rings and original ribbons (£40-60)