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

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £45

Estimate: £40 - £60

Battle of Toulouse, 1814, a copper medal by R. Gayrard and N.G.A. Brenet for Mudie, helmeted head of Britannia left, rev. Wellington standing, holding a captured French standard and wreath, 41mm (Eimer 38; BHM 789; E 1042; Bramsen 1384). Extremely fine £40-60


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)