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Title: Daily Sketch medal
Item Name: Amy Johnson
Maker: Fattorini, Thomas


Daily Sketch Medal of Honour, inscribed on reverse: 'London To Cape Town 4 Days 7 Hours Nov 14-18 1932. Presented By League Of Youth To Mrs Amy Mollison' . Hallmarked near base of reverse and with maker's initials inscribed underneath - T.F. for Thomas Fattorini, of Birmingham. On blue enamelled bar above ribbon - 'For Achievement' in gold letters. Blue silk ribbon connected to medal and bar by loops. Pin on back of bar for fastening. Awarded for Amy's record breaking solo flight from England to South Africa. Part of collection donated by Amy Johnson's father in October 1958.

Year: 1932
Materials: gold; silk; enamel
Measurements: L:11.2cm; W:4cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.174