Silver medal, awarded by Liverpool Shipwreck and Humane Society to Joshua Craven of the SS. 'Illyrian' in 1880, made by J. Mayer, England, 1839-1880. In 1880 the 'Isaac Webb' sailed for New York but on 25 October, was abandoned at sea and the captain and crew, 24 in all, were rescued by the steamship 'Illyrian'.
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- prize medals commemoration (life saving), commemoration (maritime), commemoration (life saving), commemoration (maritime), gallantry, prize medals
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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