Rare 1880's - 90's MSPCA Award in Sterling Awarded for Bravery & Intelligence by O'Neil Jewelers
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Rare 1880's - 90's MSPCA Award in Sterling Awarded for Bravery & Intelligence by O'Neil Jewelers

Code: 0t78dch00006spc

$675.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Rare and beautiful 1880's – 1890's Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA) award in sterling by O'Neil Jewelers in Cambridge, Mass. The center shows a nicely detailed dogs head and the reverse shows that this example was awarded for "BRAVERY AND INTELLIGENCE". Surrounding the dog it reads: "THE MASSACHUSETTS SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS AWARD".

VINTAGE: Circa 1880's – 1890's

SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" x 1-1/8"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Sterling, engraved

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: "ONEIL CAMBRIDGE, MASS STERLING"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a SPCA collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAFX16 LFGEX12/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The medal shows minor wear, handsome patina, overall excellent condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.