Beautiful National Team Match 1909 Medal for Class B 4th Prize of the Henry Hilton Rifle Shoot
SOLD!!! No Longer Available!
ARTIFACT: This is a beautiful bronze National Team match medal from 1909 for Class B fourth prize presented by the Henry Hilton Rifle Shooting Medal by Military & Naval Teams of Twelve, Instituted in 1878. The obverse of the badge depicts a scene of Native Americans hunting buffalo of horseback. The medal was made by Bailey, Banks, and Biddle (B. B. & B.).
VINTAGE: Circa 1909
SIZE: Approximately 3-1/2" x 1-5/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze and silk
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with over-under catch.
MARKINGS: "NATIONAL TEAM MATCH 1909. CLASS B FOURTH PRIZE. 1878. PRESENTED BY HENRY HILTON FOR RIFLE SHOOTING BY MILITARY & NAVAL TEAMS OF TWELVE. B.B. & B. THTLA. BRONZE."
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Rifle Shooting collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MCJZ16 LAGEX03/17
CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent)= This medal has aged beautifully. light wear, but has a very nice look to it.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.