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

Date of Auction: 20th February 2019

Sold for £80

Estimate: £100 - £150

Austria, Austrian Air Force, a bronze medal by Gürschner, undated, 65mm; BELGIUM, Institut Géographique Militaire, a bronze medal, unsigned, 60mm; CZECHOSLOVAKIA, Slavonic Air Meeting, 1934, a uniface bronze plaque, unsigned, 95 x 64mm, Czechoslovakian Aero Club, 1934, a uniface plated plaque signed K, 84 x 56mm; FINLAND, Tenth Anniversary of the Jämijärvi Gliding Competition, 1945, a uniface bronze medal, unsigned, 50mm [5]. Varied state, first with four drill-holes on edge, fourth pierced in upper corners £100-£150


Provenance: First H-P. Wipfler Collection, DNW Auction 70C, 11 July 2006, lot 2435; second bt D. Fearon August 2003; others Baldwin Auction, 9 June 2007, lot 242 (part)