The David Young Collection of Medals of Devon

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £70

Estimate: £100 - £150

Plymouth, Duke of Wellington Appointed Governor of Plymouth, 1819, a copper medal by T. Webb for Mudie, bust left, rev. legend in 35 lines, 55mm (Eimer 94; BHM 986; E 1118); a white metal medal from the same dies but lacking signature details below bust and no stop after wellington, 55mm [2]. First nearly extremely fine, second very fine but with a slight edge knock £100-150


Provenance: Second DNW Auction M4, 10 May 2007, lot 339