Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (5 & 6 June 2019)

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Date of Auction: 5th & 6th June 2019


Estimate: £70 - £100

Brazil, 65th Birthday of José Maria da Silva Paranhos Jr., 1910, a bronze medal by L.-A. Bottée, bust left, rev. pipiry guassu oyapoc acre…, 96mm. Extremely fine, rare £70-£100


José Maria da Silva Paranhos Jr (1845-1912), revered as the ‘father of Brazilian diplomacy’ served as the Brazilian consul-general in Liverpool from 1876 and later as the Brazilian ambassador in Berlin