Another fascinating offering for our growing band of medal collectors: This medal was issued by the Belgian state for 30 years labour service to Industry. First instituted in 1847, The medal has a Red, White and Blue ribbon, with the oval shaped medal on a swivel suspender below an ornate crown. The medal has a central gilded
design of industrial emblems surrounded by an enameled wreath and an inscription in both French and Flemish which translates as ' Skill and Morality'.
All the medals in this group have original ribbons and we only a few left,
so please order early. From previous experience we know these will sell out rapidly.
This cupronickel One Peso was issued by Cuba in 1983 for the Winter Olympics
held in Sarajevo. It should be noted that the mintage is a very small 3,000 pieces,
which in today’s collecting terms can almost be called rare.
The coins have two ice hockey players facing off and the obverse has the arms of
Cuba. I think this whole series is much under appreciated and one day that might well
The hoard of Edward I Silver Pennies was found at Montrave, Fifeshire in Scotland in 1877. It was found on the land belonging to Mr. Allan Gilmour of Lundin and
Montrave. It was fully declared and sat in the British Museum for 40-50 years while they examined it. We bought a large part of the hoard from one of the heirs
of the man who found them in 1877.
We are offering you the chance on the Rarer Mints. They are priced right to make you happy, and if you come from one of these places, so much the better. Each coin
comes with a certificate certifying that your coin comes from the Montrave Treasure Hoard and which town it was minted in. Of course the Key coin is from Berwick-on-Tweed. Here we present the coin Minted in Bristol.
This Edward VIII Patina issue is almost a trial coin, because there is no legend.
Later on a similar piece was issued complete with the legend. The mintage on
these Patina pieces is just 975 pieces and no more will ever be struck, as the dies have
They have the bare head of Edward on one side and the arms similar to those on
the 1937 George VI Crown on the other side. We have them available in copper and
goldine. Here we present the Legend Copper. Remember that the mintage in each metal is just 975 pieces.