Medal, order: Order of the British Empire medal [MBE] in box, awarded to Gerald Stanley (Gerry) Clark in 1987.

Maker
J R Gaunt & Son (estab. 1750)
Production date
1987
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Description
MBE awarded to Gerry Clark for services to ornithology. Silver medal and ribbon in original box. Silver cruciform medal inscribed with the motto 'For God and the Empire', and 38mm wide grosgrain ribbon of rose-gray, edged with stripes of pearl grey. In a black case with a baize and silk lining. Correspondence indicates Gerry Clark was unable to attend the original investiture as he was at sea on a research trip.
Accession number
2017.40.2
Museum System ID
37417
Collection type
Collection
Gerry Clark
Classification
Maker and role
J R Gaunt & Son (estab. 1750): Maker
Media/Materials
Silver: .1 - medal
Grosgrain ribbon: .1 - medal
Plastic: .2 - box
Vinyl: .2 - box
Natural Fibre: .2 - box
Measurement details
2D objects (HxW): H 110 W 47mm: .1 - medal
3D objects (HxWxD): H 160 x W 85 x D 20mm: .2 - box
Production place and notes
England, Great Britain, Europe
On display?
Not on display

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