10-09-2013 10-10-2013
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2677M Marlborough
October 9, 2013 2:00PMCalender

Fifteen Bronze Commemorative Medallions

Auction: Discovery - 2677M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 09, 2013 2:00PM


Fifteen Bronze Commemorative Medallions, four rectangular portrait medals: one of composer Fredrich Schiller by Franz Stiasny, and one of Beethoven, Goethe, and Mark Twain, all unmarked; a round "Beilby Medal for Technical Chemistry" from the "Royal Technical College Glasgow"; a possible scouting medal featuring a scout standing beside an allegorical figure, possibly Liberty, marked "J. P. Legastelois"; a WWII "American Campaign" medal; a "Southwest Expedition Commemorative Medal/Colorado 1806-1906" centennial medal, a Baker 155A, U.S. Mint Series, undraped bust of Washington facing right with monogram "AP" at the truncation near the back of the neck, the reverse contains the legend within a wreath; a "17th OF JUNE CARNIVAL ASSOCIATION" medal, commemorating the battle at Bunker Hill in Charlestown, Massachusetts; and five American Presidential Inaugural medals, for Ulysses S. Grant, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard M. Nixon, and Gerald R. Ford.
Estimate $300-400

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Charlestown, 17th OF JUNE CARNIVAL ASSOCIATION, Bunker Hill, Franz Stiasny, Fredrich Schiller, Gerald R. Ford, Royal Technical College Glasgow, Colorado, composer, John F. Kennedy, Liberty, Lyndon B. Johnson, Massachusetts, Richard M. Nixon, Ulysses S. Grant