British Medals from the Collection of James Spencer

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Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £100

Estimate: £100 - £150

Norfolk & Norwich Horticultural Society (Est. 1829), Prize Medal, a silver award, unsigned, edge named (Revd. Richd. Adams, D’Auch Pears, Novr. 12th 1834), 38mm (D & W 169/523); Romford Chrysanthemum Society, Long Service Medal, a silver award by J.A. Restall, named (For Maid Servants…Margaret Boyce, Housemaid, for 32 Years Service, 1901), hallmarked Birmingham 1901, 51mm; Ilford Horticultural Society, a silver award medal, unsigned, named (Mr A.W. Crane, Violas, 1907), 40mm; Ichthemic Guano Co, Ipswich, a silver award medal by A. Fenwick, named (Alfred F. Tofield, for Vase of Dahlia Blooms, 1910), hallmarked Birmingham 1910, 38mm; Norfolk & Norwich Horticultural Society, Centenary Medals, 1929, by Fattorini (2), in gilt-bronze and silver, named (Spring Show, 1930, Dr G.E. Deacon, Group of Roses; Rose Show, 1939, E.W. Dade, Most Points, Allotments), latter hallmarked Birmingham 1936, both 41mm [6]. First about very fine but brightly cleaned, rare, second very fine, others extremely fine £100-150