Object Title

Medal - London Armoured Car Company, Sharpshooters Gunnery Cup

Medal - London Armoured Car Company, Sharpshooters Gunnery Cup

Date

1927

Object Number

XVIII.631

Provenance

Purchased from Christopher Eimer, PO Box 352, London. NW11 7RF, 2 December 1997.

Physical Description

Cast bronze disc. Obverse face has the emblem of the London Armoured Car Company in relief consisting of a pair of crossed rifles and the numerals XXIII. Superimposed on this is an inscribed ring surmounted by a crown. Beneath is a scroll inscribed 'sharpshooters'. On the reverse an engraved inscription reads; 'Gunnery Cup 1927 Pte. R.E.W. Little 'B' Section'. With loop at the top for hanging.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Diameter: 42mm (excluding hanging loop) Weight: 20 g (0.6oz)

Inscriptions and Marks

In small engraved letters at the bottom of the reverse side; 'Phillips Aldershot'.

Associations

Places Britain