100319 | SPAIN. Royal Canine Society bronze Medal.
100319 | SPAIN. Bronze Prize Medal. Dated 1917. Presented by the Real Sociedad Canina de España (Royal Canine Society of Spain) (50mm, 51.11 g, 12h). By C. Martínez.
EXPOSICION INTERNACIONAL CANINA, head of hound right within oak branch / REAL SOCIEDAD CENTRAL DE FOMENTO DE LAS RAZAS CANINAS EN ESPAÑA, PREMIO / AL / MÉRITO in three lines; crown above, date within annulet below. Edge: Plain, minor inconsequential bruise near 8h and 10h.
Choice Mint State. Deep brown surfaces, with a slight matte appeal. Highly attractive and expressive.
A design utilized for numerous shows presented by the Sociedad, this issue is one of the earliest, and offers an exceptional rendition of man's best friend.