Coins, Historical Medals & Paper Money (12 - 14 December 2017)

Date of Auction: 12th - 14th December 2017

Sold for £220

Estimate: £80 - £100

DEVON, Exeter, Mr Gould’s Seminary, 1823, an engraved silver award medal, unsigned, legend, named (Obtained by Mastr. Webb), rev. engraved (Declamation, December 1823), hallmarked jh London, 31mm, 4.52g (cf. Noble II, 989). Good very fine, very rare £80-100

Footnote

George Masters Gould (1793-1877), shown as Master of St John’s Hospital, or Blue Boy’s School, in Besley’s 1835 Exeter trade directory