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

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £100

Estimate: £120 - £150

FRANCE, Siège de la Bastille, Paris, 1789, a uniface copper-washed lead cliché for the rev. of the medal by B. Andrieu, 85mm (Hennin 23); Arrivée du Roi, Paris, 1789, a uniface copper-washed lead cliché for the rev. of the medal by B. Andrieu, 85mm (Hennin 62); Edma Trimolet, 1833, and Anthelme Trimolet, 1838, uniface cast bronze medals, unsigned, both 100mm, set in decorated frames for suspension; Jeune Homme, c. 1850, a large uniface cast bronze medal by E.-A. Oudiné, 175mm [5]. Very fine and better, decorative, the last of excellent style
£120-150

Footnote

Provenance: Last DNW Auction 30, 16 July 1997, lot 703