A Collection of Victorian & Edwardian Exhibition Medals
Leslie L. Allen
1898 by ? Gilt white metal 51 mm.
Obverse Symbols of Trade & Industry. On a tablet
Reverse Legend in laurel wreath, Awarded to / Palethorpes Limited
1884 by H. B. Sale White metal 33 mm.
Obverse Conjoined draped busts of Prince & Princess of
Reverse Seven line legend, In / Commemoration / of The /
1886 by A. S. & Co. White metal 35 & 39 mm.
Obverse Aerial View of the exhibition buildings. Signed A. S. & Co. Lenzie.
Reverse Eight line legend, Commemorative / of / International /
Exhibition / Industry, Science / and Art /
1886 by P. Westren. Bronze, Silvered white metal 45 mm.
Obverse Exhibition buildings with a balloon
In exergue, Under the Patronage of / Her Most Gracious Majesty / The
Queen. Legend around within an ornate
border, International Exhibition of Industry Science and Art. /
Reverse Views of five different buildings in
the City of
1888 by ? White metal 35 mm.
Obverse View of the exhibition building.
Reverse Eight line legend, Commemorative / of the / International / Exhibition / of / Industry. / Science and Art / Glasgow. 1888.
1890-1 by R. Scott Bronze 64 mm.
Obverse City Arms in trefoil. Legend around upon a raised border,
1901 by D. Mc C. Silver 17 mm.
Obverse View of the exhibition buildings. In exergue, D. Mc C.
1901 Ditto by ? Bronze 22 mm.
Obverse Conjoined crowned busts of King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra left. Legend around, Edward VII and Alexandra. 1901.
Reverse View of the Exhibition buildings. Legend around upon a raised border, Glasgow International Exhibition. / 1901.
1901 Ditto by C. Lauer Bronze 24 mm.
Obverse View of the Exhibition buildings. Legend
Reverse City Arms. Legend around upon a raised border, Let Glasgow Flourish . J. W. L.
1901 Ditto by C. Lauer Bronze 24 mm. Silvered white metal 27 mm.
Obverse King Edward VII draped bust half
left. Legend around the border, King Edward VII of
Reverse View of the exhibition buildings. Legend around upon a raised border, Glasgow International Exhibition. / 1901.
1901 Ditto by ? Gilt brass - shield shape 36 x 24 mm.
Obverse View of the exhibition buildings. In exergue, Sports section.
Reverse City Arms. Legend around, 1901.
1901 Ditto by ? Aluminium shell 38 mm.
Obverse View of the exhibition buildings. Legend
above, International Exhibition. In exergue,
Reverse Nine line legend, Souvenir / of the
/ International / Exhibition / of / Industry / Science / and Art /
1901 Ditto by Napier & Wilks White metal 38 mm
Obverse City Arms. Legend around upon a raised border, Glasgow International Exhibition. 1901.
Reverse View of the exhibition buildings &
grounds. In exergue, Opened May / 1901. Signed
Napier & Wilks
1903-4 by C.C. Macdonald Bronze 64 mm.
Obverse City Arms. Legend in
a cartouche, Awarded to / James Bromfield. Legend around the border,
1899 by Vaughton & Son. Silver 39 mm.
Obverse Borough Arms. Legend around upon a raised border, Grantham Industrial & Fine Art Exhibition
Reverse Legend in laurel wreath, Awarded to / A. Paterson / Jan 1899. Signed V & S
1894 by H.B. Sale Gilt bronze 45 mm.
Arms. Legend around the border, Trades and Industrial Exhibition /
Reverse Industria seated left with distaff amid symbols of trade and industry, buildings in the background. Legend above, Awarded for Excellence. Signed H. B. Sale. Birm.
1907 by ? Gilt Bronze 45 mm.
Obverse Six line legend, Awarded to / Shelvey & Co. Ltd / for / Dry Ginger Ale /
Reverse Industria seated amid symbols of trade and industry.
Hastings & St Leonards
1864 by Keesey White metal 38 mm.
Obverse Twelve line legend, The Hastings / and St Leonards / Working Classes / Industrial / Exhibition / Opened / October 1864. / The earth is the Lords and / the fullness thereof, / the world and they / that dwell / therein.
Reverse Borough Arms above harbour scene within a laurel wreath. Signed Keesey Birm.
1867 by Keesey White metal 38 mm.
Obverse Nine Line legend in laurel wreath. The /
Reverse Industria seated holding shield of arms etc., ships in background. Legend above, The earth is the Lords and the fullness thereof. In Exergue, 1867 Signed Keesey Birm
No date by J. A. Restall Bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Borough Arms on a cartouche. Legend around upon a raised border, Hastings and St. Leonards. / Health Exhibition.
Reverse Fame seated attended by Industry and Hygiene. Signed J. A. Restall.
1883 by Pearce & Sons. White metal 38 mm.
Obverse Eight line legend in floral wreath,
Fine Art and / Industrial / Exhibition, / Opened by / His Grace The / Duke of Somerset / K.G. /
Reverse View of school. Legend
above, Technical School & Mechanics Institution. In
1883 Ditto- by Pearce & Sons. White metal pin back badge 40 mm.
Obverse Similar to reverse of BHM 3152.
Reverse Ten line legend, Manufactured / in the / Exhibition / by
/ Pearce & Sons /
1870 by ? Bronze 45 mm.
Obverse Eight line legend, Working Mens / Art / and / General / Exhibition /
Reverse Borough Arms in laurel wreath.
1858 by J. Moore Bronze 45 mm.
Obverse Industry seated with distaff. Legend around border, Exhibition of Local Industry.
Reverse Nineteen line legend of names of the committee in a beaded circle. Legend around, Visited by H.R.H. The Prince Consort Septr 7th 1858.
1868 by J. Moore Silver, Bronze 45 mm.
Obverse Three line legend, Leeds Industrial Exhibition / Prize Medal / 1868
Reverse Industria seated right with distaff. Legend above, Diligentia Vincit Omnia Signed J. Moore.
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