Commemorative, Historical and Art Medals (6 December 2012)

Date of Auction: 6th December 2012

Sold for £130

Estimate: £90 - £120

Great Britain, Visit of Queen Victoria to the City of London, 1837, a copper medal by J. Barber for Griffin & Hyams, coronetted bust left, rev. Lord Mayor welcoming Victoria, Britannia at right, 62mm (W & E 62.2; BHM 1772; E 1303); Victoria, Visit to Antwerp, 1843, a gilt-bronze medal by L.J. Hart, 54mm (BDM II, 433); Victoria, Diamond Jubilee, 1897, a copper medal by J. Carter, 45mm (W & E 3062, not listed in copper; BHM 3535) [3]. First very fine, others extremely fine; in cases of issue £90-120

Footnote

Other copper specimens of W & E 3062 are known