1896-1906 Group of 18 x Silver Photography Medals - Awarded To Wright Family

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Set of 18 silver photography medals, all awarded to the Wright family. The collection includes 4 members of the family, who clearly had a major interest in what can be considered as the early days of photography. The total weight is 660g of hallmarked silver. The collection consists of the following: 

Awarded to Mary E Wright;

  • Amateur photographer 51mm prize medal - 1897, Annual Lantern Slide Competition

  • Amateur photographer 51mm prize medal - 1898, Annual Lantern Slide Competition

  • Band of Hope Union Industrial Exhibition, West Kirby, 46mm prize medal (by Restall) - 1899, For Lantern Slides

  • 3 x Bootle Photographic Society 39mm prize medals - 1898 Class III, 1898 Class V, 1901 Class H

  • St Matthew's Bootle Camera Club 39mm prize medal - 1906, L & C.P.U Class

  • Silver square 55mmx34mm prize medal (by Bladon) - Awarded by The Practical Photographer

Awarded to W.T Wright;
  • 3 x Bootle Photographic Society 39mm prize medals - 1896 Class I, 1897, 1903 Portrait Slide Competition

  • Emmanuel Sunday School, Bootle, 39mm prize medal - 1897 For Photography

  • St Matthew's Bootle Camera Club, 1905 Annual Exhibition silver prize medal, expertly engraved and with a lovely silver rope frame style surround. 63mm in diameter.

Awarded to Sarah J Wright;

  • Amateur Photographer 51mm prize medal - 1899, Annual Lantern Slide Competition
  • St Matthew's Camera Club 45mm 'The Oldfield Medal' (by JJ Fray) - 1904
  • 2 x Bootle Photographic Society 39mm prize medals - 1899, 1902 Class I

Awarded to Arthur Wright;

  • Bootle Photographic Society 39mm prize medal - 1905 Class II