Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £130

Estimate: £70 - £90

Department of Science and Art, Queen’s National Medal, a copper award by W. Wyon, named (Anna Frances Ruxton, Dublin, Stages 14B & 22D, 1865), 55mm (E 1511); The Royal Zoological Society of Ireland, a copper award medal by J.A. Restall, un-named, 38mm; The Incorporated Law Society of Ireland, a silver award medal by J. Woodhouse, named (Awarded to Douglas Ampleford, for Superior Answering at the Final Examination, Michaelmas Sittings, 1895), 40mm [3]. Last fine, others very fine £70-£90


Anna Frances Ruxton (b. 1822), Ardee, co Louth, ornamental designer, elder daughter of John Fitzherbert Ruxton (†1826) and Anna Elizabeth, née Coddington