London, Midland & Scottish Railway Company Medal

Made:
1926

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Bronze medal designed by the sculptor Ernest Gillick for the London, Midland & Scottish Railway Company, which awarded it to railway workers who kept rail services running during the General Strike of May 1926.

Details

Category:
Railways
Object Number:
Y1994.66
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), cardboard, textile
Measurements:
case: 21 mm x 83 mm x 89 mm,
medal: 4 mm 50 mm,
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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