19 May 2004
'TO THE BEST OF NURSES'
A gold medal by Mappin & Webb Ltd, 25mm diameter, obverse with a cross and dated '1930', reverse incised 'To the Best of Nurses'; original box.
A celebration at the end of his life of Arthur and Jean Conan Doyle's mutual devotion, and her care of him in his last illness
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