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Postby Melvyn Harrison » Sun Jan 25, 2009 12:06 am

Awards made by Her Majesty's Commissioners at the Great Exhibition of 1851 and the South Kensington Exhibition of 1862

By Leslie Lewis Allen

This meticulous work is a companion volume to 'The World's Show - Coincraft's Catalogue of Crystal Palace Medals and Tokens, 1851 - 1936' also by the Leslie. He reproduces detailed alphabetical indices of the Great Exhibition of 1851 and South Kensington Exhibition of 1862 Medal Awards.

For the 1851 Exhibition the book records 169 Council Medal and 2,972 Prize Medal awards, 403 Jurors Medals and 2,617 For Services Medals.

For anyone researching medal winners or a family connection with the 1851 Exhibition or 1862 Exhibitions this book is a must.

180 pages paperback

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