Description

    Thirty-Five Various Gold and Mixed Media Pins and Badges with Automobile, Aviation, and Rowing Motifs, early 20th century and later
    6-1/8 inches high (15.6 cm) (largest, ribbon)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    Gold examples:

    NYBRA medal with rowing/crew motif, dated 1907, marked to reverse: SOLID GOLD (weight 12 grams)
    1919 Acme racing medal marked to reverse: SOLID GOLD (weight 18 grams with ribbon)
    Two golf-related cufflinks marked: 14K (weight 4 grams)
    One pendant with enameled female figure head and wheel, marked to reverse with Italian hallmarks for gold denoting 18K purity: 750, 16AR (8 grams gross)
    One varigold MSAA automobile exhibition medal dated 1910, unmarked, but tests for at least 14K purity (18 grams);
    One Brighton to London Emancipation Day medal marked with English hallmarks denoting 9K purity (12 grams).




    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    Some with sticker residue or numbering in permanent marker, some flaking and chipping to some enamel, other age-related wear commensurate with use.

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