6th Dec, 2016 10:00

The Winter Country House Sale

Lot 37


An important collection of medals and awards

An important collection of medals and awards, given to:
Sir Robert Robinson OM, FRS (1886-1975),
included are:
George VI Order of Merit, Civil, with ribbon, cased, 1949,
The Knight Bachelor’s Badge, cased,
Nobel Prize for Chemistry, 1947, gilt medal, copy,
Longstaff Medal 1927, Chemical Society, cased,
Davy Medal 1930, gilt medal, cased, and
another silvered,
Royal Medal 1932, gilt medal, cased,
The Chemical Society Pedler Lectureship Medal 1936,
Copley Medal 1942, inscribed to edge,
John Scheuchzer Medal 1946, cased,
Albert Medal 1947, inscribed to edge,
Franklin Medal 1947
Faraday Medal 1947, inscribed to edge, cased,
Robert J Flintoff Medal, Chemical Society, 1960, cased,
USA Medal of Freedom, cased,
French Commandeur de la Légion d’Honneur, cased,
The Society of Chemical Industry President’s Medal 1958-1959, cased,
The Chemical Society Past President Badge, cased,
Swiss Theophrastus Paracelsus Medal, Swiss Chemical Society, 1939,
Scheuchzer Medal 1946, and a medallion,
French Association Française pour l’Avancement des Sciences, Caen, 1955
Société Chimique de France Medal,
Ville de Paris medal,
Belgium University of Brussels medal, 1965,
German Chemical Society Medal, 1957,
Spanish Medal, 1970,
Ghent Medal,
Academia RPR enamel badge, cased,
Dr Bimala Churn Law Gold Medal 1945, cased,
Indian Association of the Cultivation of Science, cased,
Japanese Order of The Rising Sun, neck badge and breast star, cased,
Key to City of Bradford, and
a collection of scrolls, other pamphlets and paperwork (qty.)

Sold for £12,500



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Auction: The Winter Country House Sale, 6th Dec, 2016

2 December 2016 9am - 5pm
4 December 2016 10am - 1pm
5 December 2016 9am - 5pm
6 December 2016 from 9am

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