The Leon Morel Collection of Medals of Edward VIII

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £170

Estimate: £200 - £300

Canadian National Exhibition, 1919, a shaped silver award plaque by Roden Bros, bust right, plumes in front, rev. Victory astride a horse, soldier beside her, CNE building beyond, engraved (H.M. The King’s Imperial Cadet Challenge Cup won by…), 58 x 39mm (Giordano 41 [not recorded in silver]). Matt surface, a little scuffed, otherwise extremely fine and rare; in fitted case of issue with three enamelled shooting pins attached to the inside of the lid