Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £150

Estimate: £120 - £150

Irish Surplus Revenue Dispute, 1753, a copper medal, unsigned, Speaker [Henry Boyle] places Liberty cap on the head of Hibernia, attended by figures of Industry and Law, rev. legend, 44mm (MI II, 673/385; E 641). About extremely fine, a hint of original colour; with loop for suspension £120-£150

Footnote

Provenance: T.S. Agnew Collection, Sotheby Auction, 1-2 October 1987, lot 404 (part)