Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (15 March 2011)

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Date of Auction: 15th March 2011

Sold for £1,400

Estimate: £400 - £500

Charles II, Restoration, 1660, a silver medal by J. Roettiers, draped and armoured bust right with short hair, rev. Hercules, Minerva, Prudence, Peace and Mercury stand around an altar, supporting a shield with an image of Britannia, Plenty with a cornucopiæ reclines in foreground, 63mm, 106.76g (MI I, 460/54; E 214; v.L. II, 464). Trifling surface marks, otherwise very fine or better, toned £400-500

Footnote

Provenance: DNW Auction 37, 8 September 1998, lot 1073; DNW Auction 38, 25 November 1998, lot 510