British, Italian and World Coins, Commemorative Medals, Numismatic Books (16 & 17 June 2010)

Date of Auction: 16th & 17th June 2010

Sold for £130

Estimate: £60 - £80

France, Le Canal du Centre, 1783, a copper medal by B. Duvivier, bust of Louis XVI right, rev. Burgundy attended by figures representing the Rhine, the Seine and the Loire, 72mm (CGMP p.306; Wurz. 5591; Trésor 55/1; BDM VI, 298). Some light spotting on obverse, otherwise about extremely fine, patinated £60-80

Footnote

Provenance: BDW Auction 7, 21 September 1994, lot 804