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Harry Marton's BOA Past President's badge and bar & case
COINS AND MEDALS
medal; badge
British Optical Association; Spink & Son Ltd
Europe: United Kingdom, England, London
1951
metal; enamel
case: 26 mm x 100 mm x 138 mm; medal: 52 mm x 44 mm

Metal BOA Past President's medal (being a smaller version of the Presidential medal) withPast 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 leather-covered wooden hinged case with tooled decoration and yellow metal push clasp. Lined in white silk and bearing medal on faded dark blue velvet internal support pad.


2011.730

Gift of the Marton Library Trust, 2011



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