Ornate 1889 Victorian Scottish Sterling Silver Public School Award Medal Pendant
Outstanding large Victorian Scottish sterling silver public school prize medal pendant dating to 1889.
This very ornate convex medal has hand engraving on both sides. One side reads, "MUIR STREET PUBLIC SCHOOL - DUX - Maggie B. Alexander 1889." The back is engraved, "Presented by John Grant Esq. LARKHALL."
The pendant has fine repousse detail on the outer rim and exquisite workmanship on the top. It has a very bright, shiny patina, and is in pristine condition.
It measures 2-3/4" tall not including the bale by 1-3/4" wide. It weighs 33.06 grams. Is is unmarked, but tests for sterling silver.
This would look gorgeous worn on a silver chain or on your favorite ribbon. A really special old piece!