Object Title

Archery medal - Stockwell Archers

Archery medal - Stockwell Archers

Date

1823

Object Number

XVIII.420

Provenance

Purchased from A.H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd, 17 June 1998.

Physical Description

Obverse: engraved with the coat of arms of the Stockwell Archers, flanked by two uniformed archers, the arms surmounted by an arm grasping five arrows. The silver marks beneath these arms are accompanied by the maker's initials, apparently WK.
Reverse: engraved in several varieties of script; Presented by/J.H.Davidge/to/George Ellis Esq./for the skill displayed by him/ In Archery/ on the 9th. July 1832.
On the edge the medal is engraved STOCKWELL ARCHERS. (Note; the vendor's catalogue states that this body met at Stockwell Park).

Dimensions

Dimensions: Diameter 2.2 in (56 mm)

Associations

Places England