constanius Posted September 2, 2008 Report Share Posted September 2, 2008 Obv: GENERAL INSTITUTION FOR THE BLIND .BIRMINGHAM. COMMENCED BY PRIVATE BENEVOLENCE 1846. ESTABLISHED AS A PUBLIC INSTITUTION 1848. Rev: THIS BUILDING WAS COMMENCED 23rd APRIL 1851 AND COMPLETED 22nd JULY 1852 isaiah xlii,16. THE LORD BISHOP OF WORCESTER, PRESIDENT. THOs GOODMAN ESQe, TREASURER. This medal was issued by Allen & Moore to commemorate the completion of a new building for the General Institute for the Blind at Carpenter Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham. Bronze 51mm. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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