Dumfries and Galloway Quoiting Association Medal

"D&G Q A. J Rennie 1929".   Maker’s mark: “V&S” Assay marks: foulded anchor, lion rampant, E   During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries quoiting was popular amongst ordinary working people, and games were played in nearly every town and village in Scotland.  The equipment was simple, consisting of two quoits and a piece of ground.  The ground usually belonged to an inn keeper, who was only too pleased for the extra custom.
Object no :
DMSW098a, DMSW098b
Collection :
Creator :
V & S
Place of Production :
Birmingham
Dimensions :
length 38mm, width 26mm
Materials :
silver
Location :
NA
Related site :
Accession number :
DUMFM:1986.4.35
Copyright :
Dumfries & Galloway Council
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