Greenwich & Deptford Hospital ,Nurse Prize Medal
One of the favourite items in my collection,this superb silver gilt and enamel nurses Prize medal is simply stunning.Originally the Greenwich Union Infirmary,it was transferred to the LCC in 1929 when it was officially renamed the Greenwich & Deptford Hospital.It was however later renamed in 1931 as St Alfege's Hospital,so this medal would only have been awarded for a very short period.
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F Wilkinson,RSCN,General Infirmary at Leeds Diploma/Prize medal set
A particularly nice and scarce Nursing badge and medal set from the 1930s.They consist of a silver Diploma Nursing badge from the General Infirmary at Leeds.This was introduced in 1921 in conjunction with Leeds University.
This features the standard enamel hospital badge with the addition of a silver sphynx(in greek mythology it had the body of a lion,head of a woman and wings of an eagl... read more
St Leonards Hospital Shoreditch,Cased Silver Nurses Prize Medal
A Rare silver Nurses prize medal ,from the 1920s,for St Leonards Hospital Shoreditch.Originally the Workhouse Infirmary for Shoreditch it had become known as St Leonard's Hospital by the early 1920s.Edith Cavell was Assistant Matron here from 1903 to 1906 prior to setting up her Nurses Training school in Belgium.
This silver prize medal features a figure of Florence Nightingale 1820-1911... read more
Edgware General Hospital, Nurses Prize Medal
A white metal and enamel Pendant Prize badge from the Edgware General Hospital.In excellent overall condition with no enamel loss or damage.Pin intact and clasp in good order.Engraved to William Feltham 1962 No makers mark or hallmarks although I suspect it may be silver .It comes in it's original fitted presentation case by Spink & Son Ltd,London.
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Southport School of Nursing Silver Nurses Prize Medal
A silver Pendant Prize Medal from the Southport School of Nursing.It features a Fitched Cross crosslet with a snake wrapped around it and the motto Salus Populi-The Health of the People,which is the design which features on the standard Hospital Badge.This is suspended from an ornate pin back bar brooch.In very good condition with pin and clasp good .Engraved for Sheila Mary Frances Haddock 196... read more
Bethnal Green Hospital Prize Medal,
A bronze Nurses Prize Medal from the Bethnal Green Hospital.It consists of a large bronze medal with a central motif showing a couple walking their dog on the Green(matching the Hospital's standard Nursing badge).This is suspended from an original dark green silk ribbon with a plain pin back suspension bar.The reverse of the medal has a laurel wreath within the title 'Proficiency in the Theory ... read more
London Fever Hospital,Award of Merit Nurses Prize badge.
A Rare Award of Merit Badge from the London Fever Hospital.In it's original velvet lined wooden presentation case from H T Lamb & Co.Goldsmiths & Medallists,31 St Johns Square,London,E C.In Brass and enamel it features the Rod of Asclepius within a laurel wreath inside a blue band which bears the title London Fever Hospital.Award of Merit. Named to the Reverse Mary Saddler 1938 and makers mark... read more
Saint Mary Infirmary Islington,Gold Nurses Prize Medal
An Extremely scarce Gold Prize medal for the Saint Mary Infirmary Islington.This had been the Workhouse Infirmary on Highgate Hill which was later to become the Whittington Hospital.This small Pendant medal features the Madonna and child..It is engraved to the rear The John Clarke Medal and named for Nurse Eluned Evans 1936.It is hallmarked as 9 carat gold with makers MnW8 and year letter for 1... read more
Hackney Hospital Training School for Nurses,Silver Prize Medal
A Lovely crisp and heavy silver prize medal from the Hackney Hospital from the 1920's.It features the Coats of Arms of the Metropolitan Borough of Hackney and also Stoke Newington.To the rear ,within a wreath,is engraved Presented To Mabel Parsons Probationer Nurse 1928.It bears worn hallmarks for Fattorini & Sons,Birmingham 1927.Some surface scratches but generally good condition.Height 43mm read more
London County Council St Pancras Hospital Gold Nurses Badge
A Tremendously rare Gold Nurses Badge from my own private collection.For the London County Council St Pancras Hospital. These badges were seldom awarded and rarely come onto the market.In excellent condition with enamel in superb condition.It is engraved to the rear L.C.C.GENERAL NURSING SERVICE SYLVIA POTTER JUNE 1936. Please note;This is not hallmarked however was confirmed at purchase as be... read more