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KING EDWARD VIII : CONTEMPORARY MEDALS
Lot
Description
Status
9366
1895 4 Generations of the Royal Family medal. 1897 QV Diamond Jubilee, rev 4 generations, 1911 Prince of Wales Investiture, 2 diff. AI 38mm by Birmingham, Spink & Son & Vaughtons (2). gVF-UNC. Gio-CM1 (Eimer-1796), CM8a (Eimer-1820), CM30a, CM34a (Eimer-1926). Rare, cat U$200-$300. (4)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9367
1896-97 QV Jubilee 4 Generations medal inc Edward medals. Bon March Sydney inc rev shaved & C/S J Bailey (5). 1901 Whist Counter (2 diff). 1923 Royal Visits (6). 1911 Investiture medal with copper recovered from the Victory. 1919 Treaty of Versailles medal, WM 32mm. Scarce/Rare Prince of Wales Fund medal 1914. In bronze, copper, cupro-nickel, WM. Diameters 19mm - 32mm, various makers. Mostly VF-EF. Gio-CM2a, CM4, CM5a (2), CM10.1, CM14a,b, CM 26, obv CM37, CM38, CM70, CM71 (2), CM 72(2), CM74. Vendor cost over $480+, details enclosed. (16) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9368
1911 Investiture of Edward Prince of Wales medal. crowned & draped bust facing 3/4 left, rev Carnarvon castle. AR, 35mm by W Goscombe John. Cased the Official Royal Mint issue. Gio-CM23b, Eimer-1925 cat £140. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9369
1911 Investiture of HRH Prince of Wales. Bust facing, rev Welsh arms with dragon supporters & legend 32mm gilt & WM, another with plumes. Coronation of KGV & Mary with Prince of Wales reverse 32mm, all by Vaughtons. Gio-CM27a, b, CM28a, CM31a, CM36b cat U$350-$475. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9370
1915-34 Tinny Badges: Pin back 1915 (2), 1919 Foreign Soldiers, Visit to Canada (4), ANZAC Day, 1920 Soldiers Flag Day, 1934 Visit to Coventry Hospital. Lapel badges 1920, 1921 Nottingham warriors Day, Festival badge, 1932 Visit to Shrewsbury CM59.2 very rare, CM136.1 rare. Mostly VGC. Vendor cost $520+. Many scarce, some rare-very rare. (14) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9371
1919 Royal Visit to Canada medals. Uniformed bust left, rev crest & motto over sprigs of maple. WM, AE & AR 32mm by WB signed GF Hemsley & Co Ltd. Gio-40a, 40b & unlisted. The silver medal with ribbon, presumed Rare. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
9372
1919 Prince of Wales Visit to the United States medal. Uniformed bust right, plumes to right, rev Columbia standing her arms raised in welcome. AE, 63mm by J Flannigan. UNC. Gio-CM44a, Eimer-1968 cat £140. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
9373
1920 Royal Visit to Australia 4 diff designs inc 1 w/o signature (10). Gawler, Geelong, Queensland (4), Tasmania (4). Bronze, brass, bronze gilt, silvered, silver, WM 18mm-27mm. Mostly by Amors & Stokes. All diff mostly gVF-EF, some better. Gio-CM46.2 (2), CM47b, CM48a, b, CM50b (2), c (2), d, CM54, CM55a, CM49a, CM56a (2), c, 57 (3 var) cat U$600-1075. Plus 2 diff Royal Visit enamel badges. Scarce & rare. (19)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
9374
1920 Prince of Wales Visit to Australia medal. Figure of Peace driving a facing quadriga, rev wreath. 51mm, antique silvered, double struck, Proof? Striking. C-1920/3a by Amor these were used for VIP distribution. Ex Ron Byatt (Amor) collection. Very rare. Gio unlisted cf CM148. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
9375
1920 Prince of Wales Visit to Australia, pin back tinny button & badges. VGC scarce-rare. All diff. (10) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9376
1921-22 Prince of Wales Visit to India medal. Crowned & draped bust left, rev 3-lined inscription within wreath adorned with an elephant, peacock, tiger & bull. AE, 37mm by F Bowcher. Gio=CM62b, Eimer-1977 cat £110. Vendor cost $230+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9377
1921 Prince of Wales Visit to Bombay medal. Head right, rev 6 lined inscription. AE, oval, 31mmx56mm by C Thomas. Stripped of patina, gVF. Gio-CM64a, Eimer-1975. Visit to Patna. Head right, rev legend. AE, 41mm by C Thomas. EF, eks, small dark area, holed at 12 o'clock. Gio-CM65b cat U$275-$600. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9378
1922 Royal Visit to Japan medal. Uniformed bust of 3/4 facing, rev crossed flags of Great Britain & Japan. AR, 24mm in period small lined wooden case. gVF. Gio-CM65.1 RRR cat U$200-$500. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
9379
1922 Prince of Wales Return from India medal. Crowned & draped bust left, rev Princes plumes & motto. AE. 34mmx53mm oval by F Bowcher. Gio-CM68a, Eimer-1979 cat £175. Scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
9380
1923 Royal Visit to Colwyn Bay medal, rare. 1924 British Empire Exhibition, Colonel of the Welsh Guards, rare. 1925 Visit to William's Town. 1927 Visit to Keswick, very rare. 1928 British Empire Union, rare. 1930 Railway Centenary (2). 1932 Visit to Northern Island. 1936 Daily Dispatch Birthday Club (2). Plaster Corporation 22-33mm in bronze, silvered, gilt, alum, silver, gilt bronze, nickel plated bronze. Wall plaque by Fuller & Co. 1920 Silver & gold fob engraved 'J Phillips for Boxing Presented by HRH Prince of Wales' hallmarked. Gio-CM75b, CM83a,b (gilt), CM89, CM95a, CM119, CM123b, CM127a,b, CM135b, CM176a,b, CM211.1 cat U$770-$1175 (A$1075-$1650) plus 1 unlisted & another rated RARE. (14) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
9381
c1924 Edward Prince of Wales KG Award medal. Bust of KEVIII left, rev wreath. Bronze gilt, WM, 38.5mm by JR Gaunt. See Giordano CM85-88 & BHM-4190 & 4191 for obverse die type. 1st cpl tiny spots, aU. Extremely rare, vendor cost $370+. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9382
1924 British Empire Exhibition Wembley. Bust left, rev British lion statant left. AE 38mm by JR Gaunt, 3 reverse varieties. 1932 Visit to Northern Island bust right, rev blank. AE gilt 41mm. 1935 British Empire Day Trial Strike. Bust left, rev wreath. AE Piedfort? 39mm by J Pinches. Giordano excessively rare. Gio-CM85 large & small rev types (Eimer-1998), CM86b, CM136, CM137 cat U$500-$900. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
9383
1924? Bronze plaque bust of Edward left, converted to wall hanger by addition of small bronze ring. 833g, 185mm dia. EF.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9384
1923 Royal Welsh Agricultural Society prize medal. Head of Prince Edward right, rev legend etc, edge engraved 'Awarded to Mrs Edith Clewers, Burton Court, Leominster, For Best Hunter'. 45mm, Hallmarked Elkington & Co, Birmingham 1922. aEF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9385
1925 Royal Visit to South Africa medals. 1st crowned & robed bust left others bare head left, various reverses inc crest & wreath, ship, fasces, arms. WM, bronze, gilt bronze & silvered WM, 28-34mm. VF-EF. Visit to Thembuland, Umtata (RRR). Gio-CM91, CM93a, CM94b,c, CM100a,b, CM104a cat U$385-$825. (7) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$240
9386
1925 Visit to South America medals: Argentina, The British Society in the Argentine Republic cupro-nickel, 31mm. Head left, rev inscription. AE gilt 30mmx35mm. Head right, rev Royal arms with arms of Argentina. AE 51mm. Chile, lion with crest & motto above, rev hovering condor. AE 28mm. 1931 Visit to Buenos Aires. Bust facing, rev inscription. EF-aU. Gio-CM106a, CM106.2, CM107a, CM108a, CM131 cat U$350-$500. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9387
1926 Prince of Wales Visit to Hull medal. 1927 Church Lad's Brigade Review. 1928 British Empire Union in box of issue, another with clasps 1929, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34 & 35, another with 1930 clasp, another without clasp with original Royal Mint bag. 1928 Visit to Berwick-Upon-Tweed alum, 38mm, very rare. 1936 Toronto Board of Education Award medal 4 Years. Gio CM110a, 117a, CM123a (4 diff), CM122, CM171var. Vendor cost $410+. (8) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9388
1926 Prince of Wales Visit to Hull medal. Bare headed, suited bust 3/4 left, rev armorial shield of Trinity House. Blue ribbon & pin clip. WM, 32mm, by WJ Dingley, Birmingham. Unlisted in this metal, an AR medal (RRR) is known cat $500-$1000. Gio-CM111var. Vendor cost $300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9389
1926-33 British Empire Union medals. Draped bust of the Prince of Wales left, rev antique galley seen through the archway of a stone bridge above radiate sun. All dated 24 May with following years. 1926 AI, 27 AI, AE (2), 28 AI, AE, 29 AI, AE, 30 AI, AE, 31 AI, AE, 32 AI, 33 AI, AE. 12 With ribbon 39mm by J Pinches, Eimer-2004. 1932 & 33 are particularly scarce-rare. Mostly gVF-EF. Gio-CM112a, CM118a, b (2), CM124a, b, CM126a, b, CM128a, b, CM130a, b, CM133.2 (but AI), CM136.2 AE & AL (unlisted) cat U$420-$750. These medals were given to school children. Cost vendor $540+, purchase receipts enclosed.
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9390
1929-30 Prince of Wales Household Brigade Runners Up Rugby Club medal, another 1930-31. AE, 29mm. 1936 Award medal bronze, silvered bronze. 1936 Accession medal, alum, 37mm. 42nd Birthday, AE, silvered, 25mm by Amor, Sydney. Gio=CM121.1 (2), CM172.2a,b, CM175b. (6)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
9391
1931-32 Prince of Wales Household Brigade prize medals. Crest & motto surmounting Order of the Garter, rev engraved 'Runners Up Prince of Wales Household Brigade Rugby Cup 1932-32' within wreath. AE, 29mm, with suspension loop. Another engraved 'Winners Prince of Wales Household Brigade Rugby Cup 1932-33'. Silver (hallmarked), 29mm. In cases by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd. See Gio-121.1 for 1928 medal. Rare. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9392
1929 Nottinghamshire Agricultural Society Show prize medal. Bare head of George V left The Southern Society HM King George V Patron, rev Awarded HRH The Prince of Wales KG at Nottinghamshire Agricl Society's Show 1929 for His Bull Lenton Royal Crest. Silver 51½mm by Pinches, London. aEF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9393
1935 Royal Visit to Guernsey souvenir KGV Jubilee 5/- in official case presented by Guernsey Brewery to Prince of Wales on his visit July 24 1935 in original case. 'Jewellers & Silversmith's Company Ltd, High Street, Guernsey' printed inside the lid. Together with the Official Souvenir Programme with pictures of Edward VIII, Major-General Broadbent, VG Corey, KGV & listing of events during his visit. cf Gio-141. VGC. Both items very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9394
ND (c1936) Gambia King Edward VIII Seal. Uniface lead trial of Official Colonial Seal. gVF. 63mm. Historically important item. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
9395
1936 Royal Warrant Holders Association medal KEVIII. Crowned & robed bust right, rev inscription with central field blank. With ribbon & top bar. Silver gilt, 23mm. Extremely rare, Medal Year Book 364, Gio-CM163 cat U$500-$1000. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9396
Militaria: 1936 KEVIII Royal Army Service Corp: Cap & collar badges plus carved mother of pearl Royal Army Service Corp pin back sweetheart badge 36mm. Rare trio. Gio CM164, 164var. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9397
Militaria: Cap badges, all E1R cypher. Life Guards non-voided with slider backing, another non-voided with double loop clasp, another voided with double loop clasp. All by Firman & Sons. India general Service Officers in bronze. Rare. National Defence Company by Firman. HM Prisons (gilt) by Firman, London. Royal Engineers in brass with slider backing by JR Gaunt plus Grenadier Guards brass & enamel Ass'n badge & 1936 hallmarked silver ARP badge. All VGC. All diff Scarce-Rare. Vendor cost $300+ (9) Gio 165, 166, 167, 168 plus unlisted. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
9398
Militaria: All KEVIII cypher. 1936 Brigadier ADC to KEVIII Gilt & Brass combination shoulder & cap badges. Buttons: Brigadiers & Colonels by JR Gaunt. Brigadiers, Colonels, General Officers & Staff Officers by Button Ltd, Birmingham. Brass Court dress button by JR Gaunt. Brass Military by Pitt & Co London. Brass Court Dress for India by Rankin & Co Calcutta. Indian Army Officers 14mmx21mm. Indian Army Police officers 14mm. Vendor cost over $300+. (10)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9399
Militaria - Buttons: EVIIIR or E1R cypher. Royal Engineers Brass 25mm by Firman, JR Gaunt 14mm by Pitt & Co London. Army Service Corp 26mm & 19mm by Gaunt, London. Honourable Artillery Co Volunteers chrome plated. Uniform Livery Officer by JR Gaunt. Supply & Transport by Towell & Co. Gilt & brass Tunic button 14mm. All VGC. Vendor cost $270+. All scarce-rare. (10)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9400
1936 Australia - Victoria Royal Agricultural Show prize medal. Bare head right inscribed 'Edward, Albert, Christian, George, Andrew, Patrick, David Born June 23rd 1894', rev agricultural scene. Yellow (1st Prize). AE 54mm by Stokes & Son. UNC. Gio-CM174var, C-1936/9. Very rare with this inscription ex David Allen collection sold Noble's auction 98, lot 2066, realised $700+ commission. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
9401
1936 Australia Melbourne Royal Show prize medal. Bare head right, rev agricultural scene copper. AE (3rd Prize), 54mm by Stokes & Son. Not awarded. aU. C-136/8. Gio-CM173 cat US$500-1000. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9402
1936 Australia - Victoria Royal Agricultural Show prize medal. Bare head of KEVIII right, rev agricultural scene. AE, 54mm by Stokes & Sons. Uninscribed. EF, minor deposits. C-1936/9, Gio-CM174 cat U$500-$1000. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9403
ND (c1936) King Edward VIII Medal Trial Strikes in bronze. Obv bare head draped left, rev blank. 32mm, 42mm with intaglio impression on reverse by Cameograph Co Ltd. 35mm British Empire Day trial strike, 27mm (2 diff) by J Pinches, 32mm AE Uniface Cameograph with head facing right by J Pinches. Gio-CM77a var (32mm), CM78, CM79, CM80b, CM81, unlisted cat U$425-$575 plus 2 unlisted. Vendor cost $440+. Scare-Rare. (6) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9404
1937 Sculptured Relief Wall Plaque, large & impressive. Bareheaded, uniformed bust with epaulettes 3/4 right, rev plain. In Bronzealite 160mm by Arthur Glover in its original card box of issue. aU. Gio-CM179b.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9405
1936 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Collection of badges in bronze, gilt bronze, enamelled, silvered, tin, WM. All diff. VGC. Gio CM181.6, CM308 (no pin), CM322.2 (gilt), CM323, CM325, CM333.1 (tie pin), CM334, CM335, CM336, CM338.2var (2), CM338.3, CM338.3var, CM338.12var, CM338.14var (2), CM338.17 cat U$315-$675. Vendor cost $420+. (17) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9406
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII bronze medals, uniface trial strikes. Crowned robed bust right, 36.5mm, 25mm, 36mm. Bust left, 26mm. Very rare. EF-aU. Gio CM183, CM193, CM193var, CM231.1 cat U$225-$350 with 1 unpriced. (4)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9407
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Collection of badges in Beetleware (plastic), bronze, silvered, gilt, mother of pearl, enamelled & tin. All diff. Gio CM184.1,var, CM193var, CM212b,var, CM213b, CM227, CM245.1var, CM269, CM269.1, CM269.3var, CM290a, CM290avar (2), CM292var (bookmark), CM325var cat U$295-$525 plus 2 unlisted. Vendor cost $430+. (15) (P)
 SOLD at A$220
9408
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev equestrian figure of the King's champion. AE matte, 45mm by G Allen (?). UNC. Gio-CM184a, BHM-4284. Scarce.
 SOLD at A$100
9409
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev equestrian figure of the king's champion. AE dark bronze, 45mm by G Allen (?). UNC. Gio-CM184b, BHM-4284. Scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
9410
1936 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev equestrian figure of the king's champion. AE yellow bronze matte, 45mm by G Allen (?). aU. Gio-CM184c, BHM-4284. Scarce.
 SOLD at A$75
9411
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Obv & rev uniface medals on fabric display AI 35mm. Velvet & felt lined blue grained box containing 4 medals with certificate. By E Carter Preston. Bronze & enamel on blue, red & white ribbon in period card case. Gio-CM1885a(var), CM216, CM232.1b (with suspender & ribbon). (3)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9412
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Obverses KEVIII head crowned & uncrowned left & right. Variety of reverses inc arms, Britannia, wreath & legend, crown & ceremony at Westminster Cathedral. WM, brass, bronze, silvered lead, gilt, alum, silver 25mm-38mm. Lightly toned, Prooflike. Gio CM185a,b,d,e, CM186 (but lead trial), CM187a,b, CM190var, CM192b, CM194a,b, CM195b,c (2),d, CM196.1var (intaglio impression of obv), CM201a,b,c. The 9 listed cat U$525-$900 plus 10 unlisted. Vendor cost $690+. (19) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
9413
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned robe bust left or right, rev Royal arms. AE gilt & silver 36mm by John Pinches, another silver 33mm by Spink & Son Ltd, rev Britannia standing bronzed lead 45mm by Tiptaft, rev legend AE gilt 32mm. aU-UNC. Gio-CM185c,f, CM260b, CM271a, CM299b. BHM-4293, 4302, 4308, NL. All in red cases or boxes of issue. (5)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9414
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Bust right mostly with crown & robes. Various reverse inc crown, legend & wreath, Britannia & tablet & roses. All but 1 with ribbon. Silver, alum, gilt, WM & bronze. 26mm to 36mm dia. aU-UNC. Gio CM191c, CM194a,c (on card holder), CM200a,b (2 diff), CM207.1 rare, CM214a (with top bar & crown), b (with top bar), CM223a,bc (with top bar) cat U$400-$675 plus 3 unlisted. Vendor cost $430+. (12) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$240
9415
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned robed bust right, rev inscription within wreath on which are shields of Great Britain & The Dominions. AI, AE gilt, AR hallmarked, AI 39mm, others 38mm by A Fenwick. gEF-UNC. Gio-CM196a,c,d, BHM-4304. Vendor cost $174. (3)
 AVAILABLE at A$90
9416
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned draped bust right, rev legend in wreath with shields of Great Britain & Dominions. AE, 51mm by A Fenwick. Crowned bust left, rev Westminster Abbey. Gilt, 33mm by HW Miller. Small bust variety. Rare. aU, 1st toned. Gio-CM197a (BHM-4304), CM 226bvar. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9417
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. crowned robed bust left & right, variety of reverses inc legend & wreath, ceremony at Westminster Cathedral, crown, Britannia, Dominion scrolls & ship. WM, silver, alum, copper, gilt, bronze, 23mm-38mm. EF-UNC. All diff. Gio-CM199a, CM201d, CM202a,b,c, CM202var (rev as CM195), CM203a,c, CM206a, CM210, CM211, CM214b, CM221a,b,b var, CM222b, CM225.1a, CM232, CM234, CM235a var (26mm) cat U$550-$950 (A$770-$1330). (20) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9418
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned bust right, rev Archbishop placing the crown on the King's head. AE, AR, 51mm, by A Fenwick, the silver hallmarked on the edge AF STR Silver Wedding. Gio-CM204a,b, BHM-4303. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9419
1936 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev female seated right holding the imperial crown. AE silvered, 57mm by E Carter Preston. aU. Gio-CM215c, BHM-4286. Very scarce.
 SOLD at A$100
9420
1936 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev female seated right holding the imperial crown. AE, 57mm by E Carter Preston. aU. Gio-CM215a, BHM-4286. Very scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9421
1937 Abdication of King Edward VIII medals. Bare head right, rev legend on a wide border. Crowned robed bust right (2 diff finishes), reverses blank. AR, 32mm, by WH Hasler Ltd. The last hallmarked. Gio-CM219b var, CM220b,c. aU or better. All very scarce. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9422
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned & robed bust left or right. Various reverses inc Westminster, cypher, rose, ship & arms. Bronze & alum, 22mm-38mm, most with suspenders, some with ribbon. EF-UNC. All diff. Gio CM225b, CM236, CM246b with box & 1937 dated receipt, CM247a, CM249a, CM250, CM251a, CM258b. Vendor cost $440+. (8)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
9423
1937 Coronation of King Kdward VIII medals. Obverses all crowned & robed left or right. Variety of reverses inc ship, arms, lion, rose, Westminster Abbey & Britannia. WM, AE, silver, gilt. Diameter 25-45mm. Mostly EF-UNC. Gio CM235a(var), CM240, CM241, CM242, CM243, CM246c, CM247c,d, CM251b,c, CM252, CM256a,var (bronze), CM271d cat U$555-$855 (A$770-$1200). Vendor cost $580+. (14) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9424
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Mostly crowned & robed bust left or right. Various reverses inc cypher, crown orb & sceptre, lion, crown & uniface. Silvered, silver, bronze, copper, alum, gilt & WM. 15mm to 38mm. aU-UNC. Gio CM236.1, CM287c,var (silvered), CM288, CM236.2 (silver) by Moore, CM289, CM296var (uniface), CM297a,c, CM298b var (silvered), CM303, CM303.1, CM305, CM307, CM309, unlisted, CM313.3 AE. Vendor cost $860+. (20) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
9425
1937 Coronation shield-shaped plaque. Bareheaded draped bust right, rev Intaglio impression of obverse. Compressed cardboard with top layer of bronze. 297x445mm by Metcraft. Small dents to base point, cpl small marks. Impressive. Gio-CM245.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9426
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned draped bust left, rev 5 allegorical figures of the continents standing with linked hands around a globe. AE, AE silvered, 55mm by HB Sale Ltd. aU. CM257A,B. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
9427
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned & robed bust left & right. Various reverses inc Royal Arms, School Arms, legend & Britannia. Cupro nickel, bronze enamelled, gilt, bronze, brass, alum 23mm-38mm. All with red, white & blue ribbon & all but the last with top bar. EF-UNC. Gio CM260a, CM261a, CM267b, CM270a,b,c, CM277a, CM278a. Vendor cost $320+. (8)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
9428
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Badges, tie pins, buttons, brooches all on original souvenir cards. Scarce thus, souvenirs all GC, some cards a bit tired. Gio CM268, CM269.1, CM269.2,var, CM290var, CM295.1 others unlisted. Vendor cost $350+. (12)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
9429
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned & robed bust right, rev Britannia standing holding a wreath, arm outstretched towards Westminster Abbey. All diff. gVF-aU. Silver & bronze, 26mm-51mm. Gio-CM227b, CM279c, CM280a,c, CM281b, CM283a (AE). Vendor cost $380+. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9430
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Crowned & bare head bust, robed or military uniform. Various reverses inc cypher, crown, uniface, legend & wreath, arms. Alum, bronze, gilt, gilt & enamel, tin, WM 19mm-38mm. All with ribbon. Mostly EF-UNC. Gio-CM285a (ex Giordano collection pt lot 149),b, CM296var, CM297b, CM310, unlisted, CM325var (on card), CM327, CM329a,b, CM329.1, CM330, CM331a, CM333 (2), CM346 overstamped abdication. Very rare cat US$640-$1225. Vendor cost $550+. (16) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
9432
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Collection of badges, stick pins, tie pins in silver, gilt & enamel. All G-VGC, all diff. Gio-CM293, var, CM294var, CM309.1, CM311 var, CM311.1, CM312, CM314. CM315 (on fob chain), CM316 (2), CM317, unlisted, CM319b, on card, var (30x40mm), CM321, CM321.2 on card, CM322.1 cat U$500-$980 (A$700-$1350) plus 6 unlisted. Vendor cost $550+. (20) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9433
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Draped bust left, rev inscription. AE, 81mm by L Hujer. Gio CM300 cat U$200-$500, Eimer 2042 cat £160. Made in Austria which Edward VIII had recently visited. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9434
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Head left, rev date above crown, legend around. AE, 60mm by J Tautenhayn. Cased. aU, sm spot. Gio-CM301a cat U$150-$200, Eimer-2043 cat £160.
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9435
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Head left, rev date above crown, legend around. AR, 60mm by J Tautenhayn. Minor field scuff gEF. Gio-CM301b, Eimer 2043 cat £325. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9436
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII medals. Gilt bronze on mother of pearl with ribbon. Uniformed bust left on copper plated substrate, another attached to a leather purse with notebook & pencil. Bronze pressing on ribbon. Gilt bakelite on rosette & ribbon. Silk ribbons. Tie pins: Cypher with enamel (2), bust, coloured bust (2). Embroidered silk ribbon of 12 cloth patches. VGC. Gio CM320, CM324.3,var, CM325.1, CM326 with ribbon. Vendor cost $300+. (13) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9437
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Collection of pin back button/badges in a variety of sizes, designs, colours etc. Mostly VGC. All diff. Unlisted Giordano. Vendor cost $360+. (18)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9438
1937 Coronation of King Edward VIII. Selection of photographic medals, badges, brooches, tie pins etc with portraits of Edwards or his cyphers. G-VGC, all diff. Inc Gio-CM338b, CM338.17 on card. Vendor cost $580+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
9439
1937 Australia Coronation of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned robed bust right, rev cipher over arms of Australia. Silvered & gilded, 31mm, by Stokes & Sons, another silvered & gilded, 31mm, also by Stokes & Sons. gEF-UNC Carlisle 1937/8, 1937/1. Gio CM263a,b var (RRR), CM264var (RR) cat U$700-$1700. (4) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9440
1936 Abdication of King Edward VIII Farewell Address medal. 1d Stamp & 22-line inscription, rev 30-line inscription. Bakelite, 114mm holed for suspension by Clang Ltd. aU. Gio-CM343a, BHM-4272. Scarce.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
9441
1936 Abdication medals. KEVIII Portrait left or right, rev inscriptions. AE gilt & AE silvered 36mm by JR Gaunt, AE & AR matt 32mm by WH Hassler. AE & AR matt 35mm by J Pinches & Co, AE & gilt & AR 35mm by J Pinches & Co. aU-UNC. Gio-CM344.1a, 1b (BHM-4273), CM345a, b (BHM-4274), CM347a, c (BHM-4277), CM349b, c (Eimer-2041) cat U$350-$550. (8)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9442
1936 Abdication of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust left, rev 13-line inscription. Edge number 59B. AE, 51mm by John Pinches & Co. UNC. Gio-CM350a, BHM-4276. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9443
1936 Abdication of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust left, rev 13-lined inscription. AR matte, 52mm by LE Pinches, London. UNC. Gio-CM350c, BHM 4276. Vendor cost $190+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9444
1936 Abdication of King Edward VIII medal. Crowned draped bust right, rev inscription within wreath. AR matt, 51mm by Turner & Simpson Ltd. aU, original case, spots. Gio-CM353c, Eimer 2040 cat £150. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9445
1936 The 3 Kings of 1936 medallion set of 3. KGV Jubilee medal, KEVIII Abdication medal & KGVI Coronation medals. AE silvered, 35mm by JR Grant. EF, plating worn. In original case, case flts. Gio-CM356b cat U$200-U$500. Scarce set.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9446
1936 The 3 Kings of 1936 set of 3 medals. 1935 KGV Jubilee, 1936 KEVIII Abdication & 1937 KGVI Coronation. Hallmarked WHH (W H Hasler Ltd) 1936 silver matt finish, 32mm. UNC. Gio-CM357a1, BHM-4365. Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9447
1936 Drama of Great Britain 3 Kings in Year 1936 set of 3 medals. 1935 KGV Jubilee, 1936 KEVIII Abdication & 1937 KGVI Coronation. Bronze, 32mm by W H Hasler. UNC. Gio unlisted but see CM357, BHM-4365. Very rare set. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9448
1936 The 3 Kings of 1936 set of 3 medals. 1935 KGV Jubilee, 1936 KEVIII Abdication & 1937 KGVI Coronation, rev blank. Silvered bronze, 32mm by W H Hasler. This early set uses CM219 obv UNC. Gio-CM357a2, BHM-4365. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
9449
1937 The 3 Kings of 1936 set of 3 medals. 1935 KGV Jubilee, 1936 KEVIII Abdication, 1937 KGVI Coronation. AE matt, 51mm by Turner & Simpson Ltd. In official case with card inset plus a hand-written letter from Stewart Turner of Turner & Simpson to Mr Setton for sale of the medals June 4 1937. UNC. Gio-CM359, BHM-4366. (P)
 SOLD at A$160
9450
1936 Year of the 3 Kings medallic pin back brooch of King George V, George VI & Edward VIII on original card (corner missing) in gilt & enamel, another silvered & enamel (not on card) (20mmx56mm). Bracelet of 7 silvered & enamel uniface medals depicting KEVIII R linked into a bracelet with catches each end 19mmx175mm. Gio-CM360a var (2), CM267b for obv design. (3) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
9451
1971 Diamond Jubilee of Investiture 1911-71 medal in bronze & silver (hallmarked), 35mm, by R Lobel. 1972 Death of Duke of Windsor, silver, 38mm, by GA Holman, gilt bronze & cupro nickel, 45mm, by Coincraft. 1936 Commemorative silver, 44mm, 2 diff, by Franklin Mint. Abdication Commemorative silver ingot by Franklin Mint. 1977 QEII Silver Jubilee obv KEVIII silver gilt & silver gilt 32mm. Coronation Stamps House of Windsor silver gilt, silver loose & in folder 20x24mm. British Monarch series silver gilt, 21mm. KEVIII Shield gold plated silver, hallmarked Birmingham 1985. Kings & Queens of England KEVIII silver proof, 38mm, by London Mint. Lightly toned aU-UNC, many prooflike. Gio CM379B,C, 380a & 14 others. Vendor cost $500+. (16)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
9452
1972 Duke of Windsor Memorial medal. Head of Edward VIII left, rev montage of Windsor Castle, harp, lions & branched sprays on a pyramid. Boxed pr in silver gilt/toned, 38mmx51mm by BM & B Co. UNC. Gio-SM381, 382.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9453
1972 Memorial Medallion. Bust of Edward left, rev 12-lined inscription. Oval 95mmx108mm. Black basalt by Wedgwood, No. 117 of 2000. Gio-CM388. A boxed example realised £200 in the Giorgano Sale in 2010.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9454
1936 King Edward VIII Retrospective medals. 50th Anniversary of Abdication, rev crown & legend, rev St George & Dragon gilt & cupro nickel, rev crown & legend gilt & cupro nickel. Duke & Duchess rev crown & legend gilt & cupro nickel, rev legend 44mm, 22mm. 60th Anniversary of the 3 Kings. Muled obvs KEVIII obv, Duke & Duchess, rev cupro nickel & silver. Some lightly toned, mostly Prooflike UNC. Gio MM7a,b, MM8a,b, MM9a,b, MM10a,b, MM12c var (2), MM23, MM23.1b, var, unlisted (2). Vendor cost $400+. (15).
 AVAILABLE at A$200
9455
1996 Australia: 1936 Retrospective Crowns Piedfort & 60th Anniversary of Accession, 60th Anniversary of Abdication plus lead trial of previous with blank privy area, 38mm by International Currency Bureau. Great Britain KEVIII, rev St George & Dragon in silver hallmarked 1993 by Tower Mint. Lobel design. Mostly UNC. Gio MM20b, MM21b, M20var, unlisted. (4)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
9456
King Edward VIII Retrospective Medals. Obv bust of KEVIII, reverses radiate sun, 6 British monarchs, Britannia, South African Visit, St Helena Visit by R Lobel. Milestone of the Millennium, Canada, Year of the 3 Kings (2), 32-70mm in gilt bronze, cupro-nickel, silver, copper, silver plated, gold plated & some lightly toned, mostly prooflike. Gio-MM9.1b, MM9.2, var (cupro-nickel), MM19, MM19.1a,b, MM24, others unlisted. (10)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
9457
1936 KEVIII Retrospective medals. 50th Anniversary Accession in alum, gilt, bronze, wood (2) by Leon Morel. 25 Euro with crowns in field gilt (2 diff stamps), silver & silver Piedfort. 25 Euro with crowns & KEVIII stamp rev $1 (design of Trade Dollar). Gio-MM13a,b,d, MM13.4, MM22a (2), MM22b (2), unlisted. (10)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
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