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Catalogs - 1936-1952, George VI commemorative medals.

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Description

A collection of commemorative medals from the reign of King George VI 1936-1952.

Items in Catalog (13)

1936-1952, George VI. Great Britain, 1977. Bronze. Diameter 38mm. Medal turn. 1,000. (Copied from 1936-1952, George VI of dave.)
 
1937 George VI Coronation West Hartlepool. West Hartlepool Great Britain, 1937. Diameter 32mm, with ribbon for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing left. Legend: H.M King George VI H.M. Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Crest Center, with scroll below Legend: E Mare Ex Industria. Legend around edge: West Hartlepool Coronation celebrations 1937.. Medal turn. Plain edge.

Red White and Blue ribbon

(Copied from 1937 George VI Coronation West Hartlepool of dave.)
 
1937 King George coronation Medal by Rowentree. 1937. Gold colour. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing left. Legend, King George VI Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Crown above, Flowers below Legend center G R To commemorate the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth 1937. Legend around edge, Strvck by the makers of Rowentree's cocoa, jellies & gvms. Medal turn. Plain edge. Fine.



Another medal by Rowntree's for George V 1911. .
(Copied from 1937 King George VI coronation Medal by Rowentree of dave.)
 
1937 George VI Coronation.. 1937. Diameter 23mm, 1mm thick, 4 grams. Obverse: Conjugate crowned heads facing left Legend: H.M. King George VI H.M. Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Legend: Crowned Westminister Abbey 12th. May 1937. Medal turn. Plain edge. (Copied from 1937 George VI Coronation. of dave.)
 
1937 George VI Coronation.. Britain, 1937. White metal. Diameter 39mm, 3mm thick, 20 grams, with ring for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing Left. Legend H.M.King George V Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Crest Laurel Branches And scroll Legend in scroll. Ascended throne 11th. Dec. 1936. Legend Below. To commemorate the coronation of George VI and Queen Elizabeth at Westminster Abbey 1937. Medal turn. Very Fine. Red white and blue ribbon. (Copied from 1937 George VI Coronation. of dave.)
 
1937 George VI Coronation.. Britain, 1937. White metal. Diameter 39mm, 3mm thick, 20 grams, with ring for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing Left. Legend: Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Crest Laurel Branches And scroll Legend in scroll. Ascended throne 11th. Dec. 1936. Legend Below. To commemorate the coronation of George VI and Queen Elizabeth at Westminster Abbey 1937. Medal turn. Plain edge. Fine. (Copied from 1937 George VI Coronation. of dave.)
 
1937 George VI Coronation O'ban. 1937. White metal. Diameter 32mm, 3mm thick, 4 grams, with hole for suspension. Obverse: Conjugate crowned heads facing left. Legend H.M. King George VI H.M. Queen Elizabeth . Reverse: Large crest center with scroll Legend around edge, Burgh of O'Ban Coronation 1937 A. Mac Alister Provost. Medal turn. Fine. (Copied from 1937 George VI Coronation O'ban of dave.)
 
1937 coronation George VI and Queen Elizabeth. 1937. White metal. Diameter 29mm, 2mm thick, 3 grams, with ring for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing left Legend: King George VI Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Crest center Legend: Borough of Islington Coronation Souvenir. Medal turn. Plain edge. Fine. (Copied from 1937 coronation George VI, Islington. of dave.)
 
1937, Coronation George VI. 1937. White metal. Diameter 38mm, 2mm thick, 21 grams, with hole for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined heads facing left Legend: King George VI Queen Elizabeth. Reverse: Seven shields around edge joined with flowers. Legend: To Commemorate the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth 1937. Medal turn. Plain edge. Fine. (Copied from 1937, Coronation George VI of dave.)
 
1937, Coronation George VI. 1937. White metal. Diameter 32mm, 2mm thick, 15 grams, with ring for suspension. Obverse: Conjoined crowned heads facing left. Legend: Coronation of King George VI & Queen Elizabeth 12 May 1937. Reverse: Crest supported by lion and unicorn. Medal turn. Plain edge. Very Fine. (Copied from 1937, Coronation George VI of dave.)
 
1937, George VI, Coronation.. UK, 1937. Sterling silver, 925 Fine. Diameter 31mm, 16 grams. Obverse designed by Percy Metcalf (signed Kings left shoulder), reverse designed by Percy Metcalf (signed Queens left shoulder), struck by Royal Mint. Obverse: Bust of George VI wearing Imperial Crown and Robe of State facing left. Legend: George VI Crowned 12 May 1937. Reverse: Bust of Queen crowned, robed  wearing a four string of pearls, facing left. Legend: Qveen Elizabeth 12 May 1937. Medal turn. Plain edge. Unc. 87,000.

Prices 1937, Gold (large) 267 issued £52.10s.0d. (small) 414 issued £12.12s.0d. Silver (large) 8,993 issued £1.1s.0d. (small) 87,000 issued 3s.0d. Bronze 70,433 issued 1s.3d.

(Copied from 1937, George VI, Coronation, Official, Medal, Small Silver of dave.)
 
1937, George VI, Coronation. Diameter 35mm, 18 grams. Medal turn. (Copied from 1937, George VI, Coronation of dave.)
 
1937, George VI. 33mm × 33mm, 16 grams, with ring for suspension. (Copied from 1937, George VI of dave.)