COINS AND MEDALS
Europe: United Kingdom, England, Birmingham
metal; enamel; (case) wood; leatherette; velvet
medal: 92 x 74 mm; case: 40 x 124 x 160 mm
Metal BOA Presidential medal with bar and ribbon. Hallmarked. 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. Red leatherette, hinged case with clasp. Lined in white material and bearing medal on black velvet internal support pad.
BOA commission, 1937