Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (15 March 2011)

Date of Auction: 15th March 2011


Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Medallic Illustrations of the Holy Scriptures, 1830, a set of 60 copper medals by E. Thomason after celebrated paintings, all 73mm (BHM 1468; BDM VI, 79-80) [60]. One or two with obverses spotted, otherwise extremely fine and an attractive matching set, rare in copper; contained in five gilt-leather volumes as issued [these somewhat distressed] £2,000-2,500


Obverse of one only illustrated