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Alexander Cowan's BOA Past President's badge and bar & case
medal; badge
Spink & Son Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
Early-mid 20th c.
metal; enamel
medal: 53 x 45 mm; case: 26 x 92 x 125 mm

Metal BOA Past President's medal (being a smaller version of the Presidential medal) with Vice President's bar and ribbon. Quatrefoil centrepiece bearing the BOA logo including two eyes with Moorfields Trial frame, scales, Morton ophthalmoscope (1895 model), two lenses and a surrounding laurel wreath. Blue ribbon collarette. Blue leatherette-covered wooden hinged case with clasp. Lined in white silk and bearing medal on dark blue velvet internal support pad.


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