A Collection of Medals Relating to Aviation, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 20th February 2019

Sold for £60

Estimate: £80 - £100

Institution of Aeronautical Engineers, Sir Charles Wakefield Medal, a silver-gilt award, unsigned, globe and eagle within wreath, rev. named (Awarded 1949 to E.S. Calvert for his Work in the Development of Airport Lighting), 64mm. About extremely fine; in fitted case of issue £80-£100

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Provenance: J. Spencer Collection, DNW Auction M12, 30 May 2012, lot 56 (part)