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Great Britain: Boer War: Baden-Powell, The Hero of Mafeking

Great Britain: Boer War: Baden-Powell, The Hero of MafekingGreat Britain: Boer War: Baden-Powell, The Hero of Mafeking
Form: Oval with attached loop. Cast Uniface
By: ?
Date: 1900
Ref:  Hern: 592; Laidlaw: 0912;
Variations:
SizeMetalMassValue
53 mm x 38 mm with loopLead33 gm$140

Edge: Plain

Obverse: Bust of Baden-Powell in uniform with hat, front. In an arc above: "BADEN POWELL". Diagonall on left: "THE HERO" and on right: "OF / MAFEKING / 1899 / 1900"

Reverse: Blank. Casting indentations.

Notes: Comes inside a tortoise-shell coloured case marked: “Fligelstone / JEWELLER, SILVERSMITH, / & MEDAL SPECIALIST, / ROATH, / CARDIFF.” on the inside of the lid.