Lot Archive


№ 76


31 May 1995

Estimate: £80–£120

1911. Coronation of George V, a large and heavy copper medal, signed J.M., conjoined busts of George and Mary left, reverse lion passant with heraldic devices, obverse engraved ‘L.G.U. Open County Medal, Argyleshire’, 140mm. Remains of small paper label adhering to reverse, otherwise extremely fine and a handsome medal; in original felt-lined wooden box by Plante, 3 Regent Place, London W (£80-120)

Believed to have been awarded in connection with the game of golf. Obverse illustration reduced