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BOA Presidential badge and bar & case
COINS AND MEDALS
medal; badge
Fattorini, Thomas
Europe: United Kingdom, England, Birmingham
June 1937
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.


1999.2571

BOA commission, 1937



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