Obverse An owl above symbols of art and manufacture. Legend around upon a raised border, Yorkshire Exhibition of Arts / and Manufactures Leeds, 1875. / Inaugurated by H.R.H. / The Duke of Edinburgh.
Reverse Leeds City Arms surrounded by Arms of 10 Yorkshire towns. On edge Wm. Mitchell, Ripley.
1875 Ditto by ? Bronze 26 mm.
Obverse Conjoined bare heads of Duke & Duchess of Edinburgh left. Legend around the border, The Duke & Duchess of Edinburgh
Reverse Eleven line legend, Visit of H.R.H. / The Duke of Edinburgh / to Leeds / on the Opening of the / Yorkshire Exhibition / of Arts / and Manufactures / May 13 1875 / H. R. Marsden Esq / Mayor
1895 by H. B. Sale Gilt bronze 45 mm.
Obverse Six line legend, The / General Trades / Industrial Exhibition / Leeds / Oct. & Nov. 1895
Reverse Industria seated left with distaff amid symbols of trade & industry, buildings in background. Legend above, Awarded for Excellence. Signed H. B. Sale Birm.
1895 Ditto 2 uniface - Obverse & Reverse - medals as above in a fitted case, could be trials ?
1897 by ? Gilt silver 38 mm.
Obverse City Arms. Legend around the border, Commemorative Exhibition Leicester. / 1897.
Reverse Six line legend, J. Herbert Marshall Esq J.P. / Mayor / Award of merit / Promoter and / Manager / John H. Clarke. Legend around upon a raised border, Victoria Queen and Empress . / 1837 - 1897.
1875 by ? Gilt bronze, White metal 33 mm.
Obverse 1875 within a laurel wreath. Legend above, Leighton Buzzard Legend below, Industrial Exhibition
Reverse Town memorial. Legend around, Deus Adest Laborantibus
1874 by J. Moore Bronze 42 mm.
Obverse Borough Arms in shield between the date 1874. Legend around upon a raised border, Lichfield Industrial / and Loan Exhibition
Reverse Industry standing amid symbols of industry, cathedral in background. Signed J. Moore.
1886 by Elkington Bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned head left. Legend around upon a raised border, Opened. by Her. Majesty Queen Victoria. / May. 1886. Signed Elkington & Co
Reverse Britannia standing amid maritime symbols. Legend around within a beaded border, International Exhibition of Navigation. Travelling. Commerce. & Manufactures. / Liverpool. 1886.
BHM 3216, E 1727, F 337.4.
1886 Ditto by? Bronze 8 pointed star 34 mm.
Obverse Victoria veiled bust right. Legend around, Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Reverse Nine line legend, To Commemorate / the / Opening of The / Liverpool / International / Exhibition / by Her Majesty / The Queen / May 1886
1886 Ditto by W. O. Lewis White metal 34 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned bust left. Legend around upon a raised border, Victoria Queen of England Empress of India. Signed Lewis Bir.
Reverse Eight line legend, To / Commemorate / the Opening of The / Liverpool / Exhibition / by Her / Majesty The Queen / May 11th 1886
1907 by ? Brass 24 mm.
Obverse Head of a man left. Legend around the border, St Georges Hall Liverpool. / Daily March 12 to 26. 1907
Reverse Six line legend, If this was a real / shilling / it would admit you / to The / Colonial / Products Exhibition.
1876 Alexandra Palace, Costume Exhibition by J. S. & A. B. Wyon Silvered bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Princess Alexandra bare head left. Legend around the border, Alexandra Princess of Wales. Signed J. S. & A. B. Wyon SC.
Reverse Legend in laurel wreath Prize / Medal. Legend around the border, Costume Exhibition. Alexandra. Palace. / 1876 Signed J. S. & A. B. Wyon
1876 Alexandra Palace, Industrial Exhibition by J. F. Silver, Bronze 48 mm.
Obverse Legend in centre, Awarded / to / W. M. Graham / 1881 Legend on a ribbon around the border, Alexandra. Palace. Industrial. Exhibition Signed Wright Spencer St London
Reverse View of the Palace. In exergue Alexandra Palace
1902 Alexandra Palace, Fruit & Flower Show by J. A. Restall Bronze 39 mm.
Obverse Legend in floral wreath, Awarded / to / Mr C. H. Martin / Octr 29th 1902 / for 6 dishes of pears. Legend around upon a raised border Highgate & District Chrysanthemum Society
Reverse View of the Palace. Legend above, Alexandra Palace.
1887 American Exhibition by ? Gilt white metal 35 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned bust left. Legend around, Queen Victoria born May 24th 1819 / 1887 / Jubilee
Reverse Eagle upon shield of Arms of the U.S.A. surrounded by stars. Legend around, American Exhibition / 18 London 87
W & E 2656B.
1887 -ditto American Exhibition by ? White metal 32 mm.
Obverse Shield of arms of U.S.A. Legend around, American Exhibition, London / May 9th to Oct. 31st / 1887
Reverse Four line legend, Victoria / 50th / Year of her / Reign
BHM 3334, W & E 2940A.
1888 Anglo-Danish Exhibition by Baddeley & Reynolds White metal 57 mm.
Obverse Prince of Wales plumes above conjoined crowned arms. Legend below in cartouche, In Aid of the Rebuilding of / the British Home for / Incurables. Legend around the border. Anglo-Danish Exhibition / Opened by T.R.H. The Prince and Princess of Wales. May 1888.
Reverse Legend in wreath of laurel and oak, Awarded / to / Lizzie Windsor. / for / Kindergarten Toys / 1888 / Joseph Davis / Responsible Manager / Space Department. Signed Baddeley & Reynolds London
1865 Anglo-French Working-Classes Exhibition by E. Weigand Bronze 42 mm.
Obverse Draped bust of Richard Cobden half right. Legend around, Richard Cobden born 1804 died 1865 Signed E. Weigand
Reverse Seven line legend in floral wreath, Peace / Jubilee / Anglo-French / Working-Class / Exhibition / London 1865 / Laus Labori. Signed H. Brown Dir. E. Weigand.
BHM 2839, E 1576.
1906 Austrian Exhibition by L. Hujer Bronze 63 mm.
Obverse Draped bust of Prince of Wales left. Legend around border, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales.
Reverse Shields of Austria and Great Britain. Four line legend below, Austrian / Exhibition. London 1906
BHM 3940, E 1894.
1886 Balham, South London Art & Industrial Exhibition by J. Moore Bronze 41 mm.
Obverse Legend in centre, President / Henry Kimber Esq / M.P. / Sir John R. Heron Maxwell Bart. / President of the Jury Commission / Awarded to / Miss J. Scott-Smith. Legend around the border, South London Art and Industrial Exhibition Balham. / 1886.
Reverse Fame attended by Art Industry and Learning. Signed J. Moore F.
1901 Brixton Hill International Exhibition by Grueber & Co. Gilt bronze 45 mm.
Obverse City of London Arms. Legend around the border, The London International Exhibition. / 1901.
Reverse Britannia seated left with lion and shield. Legend around, United Kingdom of Great Britain. In Exergue, Brixton Hill / London Signrd Greuber & Co London.
1886 Building Trades Exhibition by J. Moore Bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Fame attended by Trade & Industry. Singed J. Moore
Reverse Eight line legend in laurel wreath, Awarded / by The Society / of Architects / to Patent Liquid / Fireproof Cyanite Co / for Superiority / in Workmanship / and Material. Stamped on edge, London Exhibition 1886.
1891 Chelsea, Royal Naval Exhibition by A. E. Warner White metal 38 mm.
Obverse Eight line legend in wreath of laurel and oak, In / Commemoration / of The / Royal Naval / Exhibition / Patron / H.M. The Queen / 1891
Reverse Lighthouse & two ships. In exergue, H.M.S. Victory / 1805 H.M.S. Camperdown / 1891
BHM 3419, E 1767, F342.4.
1865 Clerkenwell, Juvenile Exhibition by ? Bronze 54 mm.
Obverse A beehive. Legend around, Clerkenwell Juvenile Exhibition / Prize Medal / Opened 1st Nov. 1865 / St Paul’s Schools Allen Street
Reverse Ten line legend, Opened by / Aldn Lusk M.P. / Closed by / Lord Ebury P.C. / prizes distributed / by Rt Honble / Earl Shaftsebury. K.G. / C. H. Jarman / Hon Sect / 1865
1895 Earls Court, Empire of India Exhibition by ? Bronzed white metal 51 mm.
Obverse Aerial view of the Queens Court. Legend around upon a raised border, Empire of India Exhibition / Earls Court London 1895
Reverse Eight line legend, Conception & Design of Imre Kiralfy / Opened / by / H.R.H. The Duke / of / Cambridge / K.C. / May 27th 1895
1891 Earls Court, German Exhibition by W. Mayer Bronze 70 mm.
Obverse Draped bust of Wilhelm II left. Legend above, Wilhelm II. Deutscher Kaiser. Legend above upon a raised border, I feel encouraged in my task when I see that wise / and capable men such as are gathered here do / justice to the earnestness and honesty of / my intentions. Legend below, My aim is above all the maintenance of peace for / peace alone can give the confidence which is necessary / to the healthy development of Science of art
Reverse Exhibition building. Legend above, German Exhibition / London 1891. In exergue, Palmam Qui Meruit Ferat. / John R. Whitley / Grunder & Organisator / Nationaler Ausstellungen in London.
1888 Earls Court, Italian Exhibition by Insenga Bronze 34 mm.
Obverse King Umberto bare head right. Legend around the border, Umberto I Re D’italia. Signed Insenga
Reverse Britannia standing with spear & shield. Legend around the border, Souvenir of the Italian Exhibition in London 1888.
1888 -ditto by ? Enamelled Bronze pin back badge 33 mm.
Obverse Crowned shield. Legend around the border, Souvenir of the Italian Exhibition London 1888
Reverse Blank - pin attachment.
1904 ditto by J. Walker Gilt aluminium (shell) 38 mm.
Obverse Conjoined busts of King Victor & Queen Helena right. Legend around the border, Souvenir of The Italian Exhibition. Earls Court London 1904
Signed J. Walker Birm
Reverse View of St Marks Square and Canal. Legend around upon a raised border, St. Marks and Campanile Venice
1897 Earls Court, Victorian Era Exhibition by H. Greuber Gilt aluminium (shell) 38 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned draped bust left. Legend around the border, Victoria. Queen and Empress
Reverse Ferris wheel. Legend around the border, Gigantic Wheel Earls Court. In exergue 1897
1897 Ditto by Spink & Son. White metal 51 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned draped bust left. Legend around, Victoria D. G. Britt. Regina F. D. Imp. / In commemor. An. Reg. Sexagesimi / MDCCCXCVII,
Reverse Five shields on ribbon below Royal Arms, Legend around the border, Victorian Era Exhibition Opened by / H.R.H. The Duke of Cambridge. / May 24th 1897 / Struck in the exhibition. Signed Spink & Son. London
1865 East London, Working Classes Industrial Exhibition by? Silver 51 mm.
Obverse Tower of London, ships and symbols of industry. Legend around upon a raised border, East London Working Classes Industrial Exhibition.
Reverse Legend in a laurel wreath, Prize Medal / 1865. Legend around the border, St Mary’s School Whitechapel / Joseph Page aged. 12. 1862
1865 Greenwich, South Eastern Industrial Exhibition by Pinches. Bronze 47 mm.
Obverse River scene in front of a view of the National Maritime Museum at Greenwich. Legend above, South Eastern Industrial / Exhibition’ In exergue, MDCCCLXV Signed Pinches London
Reverse Four line legend in laurel wreath, The National / Rifle / Association / 1860.
1866 Guildhall, Working Classes Industrial Exhibition by B. Sulman Bronze 56 mm.
Obverse Legend on scroll within a wreath of oak and laurel, Guildhall / 1866 Legend around upon a raised border, Working Classes Industrial Exhibition.
Reverse City of London Arms and motto. Signed B. Sulman London.
ND Holborn, Industrial Exhibition by Vaughton Bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Royal Arms in a beaded circle. Legend around upon a raised border, Holborn Industrial / Exhibition.
Reverse Legend in laurel wreath, C. Russell. Signed Vaughton / Birm
1866 Islington, Metropolitan & Provincial Industrial Exhibition by J. S. & A. B. Wyon Bronze 51 mm.
Obverse Victoria diademed head left. Legend around the border, Victoria Regina. Signed J. S. & A. B. Wyon S C.
Reverse 1866 Above a beehive, four shields of arms around Legend around, Metropolitan & Provincial / Industrial Exhibition / Prize Medal
1886 Kensington, Colonial & Indian Exhibition by L. C. Wyon Bronze 52 mm.
Obverse Prince of Wales bare head left. Legend around the border, Albert Edward Prince of Wales Executive President. Signed L. C. Wyon F.
Reverse Legend in wreath of oak, Colonial / and Indian / Exhibition / London / 1886
BHM 3209, E 1725.
1886 Ditto by L. C. Wyon Bronze 52 mm.
Obverse Prince of Wales bare head left, Legend around the border, Albert Edward Prince of Wales / 1886. Signed L. C. Wyon F.
Reverse Legend in wreath of oak, British / Bee Keepers / Association. Legend around the border, Colonial and Indian Exhibition London.
1886 Ditto by ? Silver, Bronze 40 mm.
Obverse Victoria crowned draped bust left. Legend around the border, Victoria. D. G. Queen of England and Colonies and Empress of India
Reverse Legend in laurel wreath, Opened / by The / Queen / May 4th / 1886. Legend around the border, Colonial and Indian Exhibition London / H.R.H. Prince of Wales President
1886 Ditto by ? Bronze 24 mm.
Obverse Arms of Australia
Reverse Six line legend, Struck in / Commemoration / of The / Colonial & Indian / Exhibition / 1886
1886 Ditto by ? Brass, White metal 19 mm.
Obverse Bare head of Australian Aborigine left.
Reverse Similar to reverse of BHM 3211
1886 Ditto by ? Brass 19 mm.
Obverse Similar to obverse of BHM 3213
Reverse Similar to reverse of BHM 3211 but the legend reads Indian & Colonial
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