Scottish Educational Award Medals from the Collection formed by the late T.H. Watts

Date of Auction: 20th February 2019

Sold for £460

Estimate: £200 - £260

MIDLOTHIAN, Edinburgh, Edinburgh High School, an oval engraved silver-gilt award medal by J.S. Simpson, arms and supporters, engraved (Mr Andw. McKean, Teacher, August 1819), rev. named (Presented by Wm. Patison Esqr, College Baillie, to Master Henry Logan for Eminent proficiency in Penmanship), hallmarked Edinburgh 1818, 78 x 48mm, 27.42g (Grimshaw III, 5, this piece cited). Extremely fine, rare; with loop and ring for suspension
£200-£260

Footnote

Henry Logan (†1838), later a merchant in London