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Ref: 4276

National Rifle Association, The King’s Trophy Competition, For Special Distinction, bronze medal circa 1925 by Percy Metcalfe, edge marked SPECIMEN, in case of issue scarce

 

 

Obv: A naked kneeling archer in lion headdress takes aim, FOR SPECIAL DISTINCTION around, NRA below

 

Rev: On central medallion PRESENTED BY THE KING TO ENCOURAGE YOUTH IN THE HOPE THAT FRIENDLY COMPETITION NAD EFFICIENT TRAINING MAY HELP IT TO FORGE NEW LINKS OF EMPIRE, legend around KING’S TROPHY COMPETITION

 

 

References: none found

 

Condition: Extremely fine; Diameter: 51mm

 

Notes: In style it would appear to have been struck by the Paris Mint (Monnaie de Paris)

 

 

Price £50

National Rifle Association, The King’s Trophy Competition, For Special Distinction, bronze medal circa 1925 by Percy Metcalfe
National Rifle Association, The King’s Trophy Competition, For Special Distinction, bronze medal circa 1925 by Percy Metcalfe
National Rifle Association, The King’s Trophy Competition, For Special Distinction, bronze medal circa 1925 by Percy Metcalfe

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