Antique Turn of the Century 9k & Sterling Silver Shield & Ribbon Medal Pendant
Details: This is a beautifully weighted medal to be worn as a pendant. Predominately sterling silver, this medal features a rose gold shield at the center front. This piece features lovely scroll and ribbon work detailing.
In the earlier part of the 20th century these medals were presented as awards to winners of various competitions - this, for 2nd place taken in a 100 yard dash (engraved at back - C & I of E A.C. 100YDS. 2nd).
Measurements: 1" wide, 1 1/4" tall.
Origin: English, c. 1902-1903. Hallmarked include: an anchor (Birmingham), a lion passant gardant (English silver mark), and the date letter "C" (1902-1903).
Notes: Chain sold separately.