The Numismatic Trophies & Awards of John McKay-Clements

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The Numismatic Trophies & Awards of John McKay-Clements
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This item SOLD at 2022 Sep 29 @ 21:49UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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An impressive array of award plaques and trophies attesting to the accomplishments of John McKay-Clements, regarding as one of the pre-emininent Canadian Numismatists of modern times. Consists of a 1963 TOREX Trophy for "Canadian Coins & Tokens", pair of "Grand Award" wooden bookends from the 1966 ONA Convention, a 1963 Toronto Coin Club "Category Award" Plaque with inset medal for "Canadian Tokens", a Numismatic Literary Guild Life Member trophy, together with a grand Torex 1970 "Second Prize" Trophy, etc. Also includes J.M.C's personal copy of the renowned 1976 Frank Rose auction catalogue featuring the sale of the McKay collection, itself an ellusive collectible. A lot that should attract some historical (if not institutional) interest from within the hobby.