Medals from the Collection of the Revd. John Watson

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £85

Estimate: £50 - £70

Royal Horticultural Society, Banksian award medal by W. Wyon, in silver, bust of Joseph Banks right, rev. legend, named (Presented to John Sudlow, Esq, for Braddick’s American Peach, Exhibited September 18th, 1821), 38mm (BHM 1041; E 1138). Graze on truncation and minor obverse rim nick, otherwise about extremely fine, reverse better, toned, an early award £50-70

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Provenance: DNW Auction 45, 1 March 2000, lot 556