Royal Photographic Society Bronze Commemorative Medal

Made:
1900 in Birmingham
maker:
Vaughtons Limited

Royal Photographic Society Bronze Commemorative Medal in presentation case. Awarded 1900 for Panoram Kodak camera. Bust of Prince Albert in releif on obverse; Apollo in two-horse charioot riding through clouds on reverse. In presentation case, red leather with gold decoration and inscription 'ROYAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY', lined with black velvet and white silk, stamped with maker in gold.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/7054
Materials:
bronze (copper, tin alloy), gold leaf, leather, silk, velvet and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (case): 92 mm x 88 mm x 26 mm,
overall (medal): 8 mm, 63 mm,
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford