Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £240

Estimate: £90 - £120

Great Industrial Exhibition, Dublin, 1853, a white metal medal by W. Woodhouse, 44mm (BHM 2521; E 1473); Visit of the Prince of Wales to Ireland, 1868, a copper medal by F.H. Mares, 51mm (W & E 1095A.2; BHM 2882; E 1596); Isaac Butt, a white metal medal by Parkes, 38mm; Charles Parnell, 1879, a white metal medal, unsigned, 38mm (BHM 3057); John Dillon, 1887, a white metal medal, unsigned, 30mm; Wolfe Tone, a uniface copper medal for Fianna Fáil, 29mm; together with other political-related base metal medals and medalets (3) [9]. First and fifth very fine, others in varied state £90-£120

Footnote

Isaac Butt (1813-79), politician