Great Central Railwayana Limited
Sheffield Railwayana Postal Auction

Sale 174P, Closing Date: 18 April 2014

SRA Postal Auction: Medals

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Lot 628 LMS bronze commemorative medal issued for service during the national emergency of May 1926 (general strike). 2" diameter, the front showing embossed image of Britannia, rear showing figure and locos. Complete with original box. Medal VGC, box fair. - Sold for £12 to bidder number 376

Lot 629 GWR Staff Association silverplate and enamel medal. Small sized, shield type design showing name in light and dark blue enamel in centre. Awarded at the music festival in 1948. Contained in original presentation box. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 630 GWR TAUNTON silver plate winners medal awarded in the Taunton & District Soccer League Knock Out Cup 1946. Shield shaped, 1¼" x 1", 'GWR' engraved on rear. Good condition. - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Lot 631 GER hallmarked silver and enamel watch fob type badge. 1" diameter. Front shows coat of arms in red, white and blue enamel, rear shows batwing design and "1922". Issued by the company to mark the grouping. Good used condition. Plus Chartered Institute of Transport - Past Chairman modern type badge showing official crest in gilt and contained in presentation box. (2) - Sold for £20 to bidder number 372

Lot 632 Small collection of four commemorative MEDALS relating to the various expositions in Paris including congress of electricians 1881 (appears to have been awarded to CE Spagnoletti), Universelle Exposition 1878, similar 1889, industrial inventors exhibition (undated). Plus similar for International Inventors Exhibition London 1885. Mostly ornately designed issues in bronze. Some wear and scratching. (5) - Sold for £10 to bidder number 820

Total number of Lots in Medals: 5.

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