A Group of Medals Associated with the Artist Sir George Frampton

Date of Auction: 15th December 2005

Sold for £120

Estimate: £60 - £80

500th Anniversary of Winchester College, 1893, a silver medal by Sir G. Frampton for Pinches, William of Wykeham, robed, seated, holding bible and crozier and with model of the college surrounded by scholars, rev. chapel and college in rural setting with shield of arms in field, 76mm (Attwood 17; BHM 3464; E 1785; MJP p.227; Taylor 27a; BDM III, 136). About extremely fine, reverse toned (£60-80)

Footnote

Exhibition:
Royal Academy, 1908.

Described by Forrer as ‘a fairly good piece of work’