Lot Archive


№ 466


22 February 1995

Hammer Price:

Miscellaneous, An unusual private issue engraved medal in the shape of a Maltese cross, gilt-bronze, the centres bearing a harp encircled by a wreath, legend ‘Presented from Farnworth to J.W. for his services at F.M. on April 17th 1876’, clip and ring suspension, ribbon and three engraved clasps, extremely fine; together with Kent, M.K. K.M., Life Members’ enamel badges (2), and a Lawn Tennis Umpires Assoc. enamel badge, fine and better (4)

Doubtless further research (? at Farnworth, Lancs) would reveal the story behind the first piece; this only illustrated