Rare Ca. 1920-24 Great Japan Boys Combined Baseball & Softball Association Honor Medal
ARTIFACT: Rare circa 1920 1924 great Japan boys combined baseball and softball association's honor medal. The round medal shows a strand of laurel leaves horizontally through the center of two crossed baseball bats. The top center of the medal features a raised sun-like embellishment that shows the letters: "DYS" or "YDS" intertwined in the center. Below the crossed bats is an intricately detailed royal crown and the reverse shows Japanese kanji
VINTAGE: Circa 1920 1924
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/8" x 1-2/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass
ATTACHMENT: Loop for attachment to chain
MARKINGS: Japanese kanji
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Japanese sports collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEM16 LHEX3/16
CONDITION: 8- (Very FineExcellent): The medal shows minor to moderate wear mostly to high points, much of the plated details remain intact.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.