British and World Historical Medals (25 November 2013) - Auction Report


Gross Total £72,400 (£86,880 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots 611
Exchange rate of the GB pound US $1.61 and €1.19

Principal Lots
Lot no.

1001-1080 A Collection of Medals Associated with Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, £10,530 (£12,636)
1146-1181 The Leon Morel Collection of Medals of Edward VIII, £5,795 (£6,954)
1231-1289 Medals from the Collection of the Revd. John Watson, £5,210 (£6,252)
1117-1145 The David Young Collection of Medals of Devon, £3,470 (£4,164)
1326 Olympic Games, Amsterdam, 1928, a silver-gilt Winner's medal attributed to Rudolf Svensson, £3,200 (£3,840)
1081-1116 British Medals from the Collection of James Spencer, £3,065 (£3,678)
1290-1318 A Collection of Admiral Vernon and Related Medals, the property of a Gentleman, £3,055 (£3,666)
1224 The medals and awards of James Kennaway, Celtic FC, £2,800 (£3,360)
1323 Olympic Games, Paris, 1924, a silver medal attributed to Rudolf Svensson, £2,100 (£2,520)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions
1124 Other medals (13) not (9), 15 in lot as described
1326 The medal is silver-gilt
1604 The first medal is silver-gilt

The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
None