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Great Britain, 1851, International Exhibition, White Metal Medal, by Allen and Moore.


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  • 4 weeks later...

Another medal of the South Kensington International Exhibition 1862:

 

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obverse signed by G. Dowler, 1862 AD.,

White Metal Medal (37 mm / 15,75 g),

Obv.: THE INTERNATIONAL / EXHIBITION // AT KENSINGTON / OPENED 1. MAY / 1862 / SOUTH FRONT VIEW , signature G. DOWLER in baseline beneath depiction of the expo building.

Rev.: THE INTERNATIONAL / EXHIBITION / 1862 / COVERS A SPACE OF / 26 ACRES. LENGHT 1200 Ft. / WIDTH 700 Ft. HEIGHT 100 Ft. / NAVE 85 Ft.. WIDE. / HEIGHT OF DOMES 250 Ft. / AND 100 Ft. DIAM: AT BASE / DESIGNED BY / CAPT. FOWKE / CONTRACTORS MESSrs KELK & LUCAS , legend in 12 lines.

ref. :ninja: (rare? - no specimen in online databases) .

 

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International Exhibition medal, by John or Thomas Ottley in Birmingham, 1862 AD.,

White Metal Medal (53,5 mm / 33,66 g),

Obv.: H. M. C. MAJESTY - QUEEN VICTORIA. / OTTLEY - BIRMm. , her crowned bust left.

Rev.: THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF / 1862. // OPENED 1st. MAY 1862 / DESIGNED BY / CAPTAIN FOWKE R. E. / ERECTED BY / MESSrs. KELK AND LUCAS // OTTLEY - BIRMm. , Victory, holding wreath and palm, flying left over frontal view of the new expo building in South Kensington.

Jeremy Taylor, The architectural medal 182-0 .

 

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Snap!

 

 

Another medal of the South Kensington International Exhibition 1862:

 

We have a third on the forum, here.

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Hello and welcome to CoinPeople. Nice medal. Don't know much about them so hopefully someone will be along in a bit to give you more info.

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BHM 2462,  77mm, prize medal from the 1851 Crystal Palace Exhibition.

 

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Catalogued as HP-A020 in Leslie Lewis Allen's "The World's Show-Coincraft's Catalogue of the Crystal Palace Medals and Tokens, 1851-1936."

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