Do you know someone who lives in Pimlico?
No? Neither do we,
come to think of it….. but for those that do…. Consider this to put in their
Christmas stocking, Easter egg or whatever….It’s a medal commemorating Queen Victoria 60th
Jubilee. So what?
Well on the back (or perhaps the front depending on your
point of view) is a picture of St Gabriel’s Church Pimlico with the Rev. Rupert
H Morris Vicar floating above the nave roof. Beneath in tiny writing: “ To commemorate the 60 years of
her majesty’s reign, 1837 – 1897. "Fear God – Honour the King…."
This last bit is a quotation from the Bible and we feel that
it is bordering on the tactless ……….
Just over 3 inches in diameter… quite grubby, three sections
of the edge missing………. Hence the giveaway price…..