A set of Manufacturer's Production Specimens for the 1908 Olympics Participant's Medal, an extremely scarce set of 20 medals/specimens housed in a display frame from the original blank piece of metal (bronze)to the finished medal, each with a brass engraved plaque below each medal describing the manufacturing process. Housed in a contemporary oak frame, 39cm by 52cm.
Lot 56A
A set of Manufacturer's Production Specimens for the 1908 Olympics Participant's Medal, an extremely scarce set of 20 medals/specimens housed in a display frame from the original blank piece of metal (bronze)to the finished medal, each with a brass engraved plaque below each medal describing the manufacturing process. Housed in a contemporary oak frame, 39cm by 52cm.
Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,404) inc. premium
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A set of Manufacturer's Production Specimens for the 1908 Olympics Participant's Medal,
an extremely scarce set of 20 medals/specimens housed in a display frame from the original blank piece of metal (bronze)to the finished medal, each with a brass engraved plaque below each medal describing the manufacturing process. Housed in a contemporary oak frame, 39cm by 52cm. (Lot)

Footnotes

  • These were made by Vaughtons of Birmingham.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that this is a late addition to the sale and does not feature in the catalogue.
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