British Historical Medals From the Collection of the Revd. John Watson

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £190

Estimate: £120 - £150

Duke of Clarence Appointed Lord High Admiral, 1827, medals by J. Henning (2), in copper and copper-gilt, both 66mm (BHM 1296; E 1192); Sir John Soane, 1834, a copper medal by W. Wyon, 57mm (BHM 1662; E 1278; Taylor 106a) [3]. Very fine and better; first in contemporary finely-turned wooden box £120-150

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Provenance: First DNW Auction 47, 8 September 2000, lot 699; others ‘European Collector’, DNW Auction 37, 8 September 1998, lots 992, 995