A Collection of Medals Associated with Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £70

Estimate: £40 - £60

Battle of Vittoria, 1813, a copper medal by A. Donadio and J. Lefèvre for Mudie, bust right, rev. Bellona in biga advancing left over wreckage of Napoleon’s carriages, 41mm (Eimer 26; BHM 756; E 1033; Bramsen 1236). Extremely fine £40-60

Footnote

Provenance: J. O’Byrne Collection, Part II, Christie’s Auction, 10 July 1962, lot 123 (part); Baldwin Auction 38, 4 October 2004, lot 1066 (part)