Medals from the Collection of the Revd. John Watson

Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £100

Estimate: £100 - £150

Great Britain, Soft-metal impressions of medals (7), viz. Queen Anne, by G. Hautsch, 38mm; Salford Agricultural Society, 48mm; Agricultural Prize, 30mm, label on rev. reads "Bank Münich, C Rumford 1799"; Music Prize, labia scientiae vas pretiosvm, 35mm; Prize, seated Hercules, hvc ades et genivm…43mm; Agricultural Prize, by J. Morikofer, hinc felicitas, 45mm; Apothecaries Society, by W. Wyon, no legend, 44mm; together with a religious box medal in tin, 33mm, and an incuse impression of the obv. of Dassier's medal of Louis XV, 54mm [9]. Fine to very fine £100-150


Provenance: L. Pingo Collection; S. Bousfield Collection, Sotheby Auction, 28 July 1930, lot 211 (part)