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

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £150

FRANCE, Émile Boutmy, 1896, a plated bronze plaque by L.-O. Roty, 60 x 43mm (Roty Compagnonnage p.88; PBE 862; Coll. R. Marx 56; BDM V, 236; BM Acq. 1978-82, p.48, 171; Gaz. Num. 1897, p.155, 80; cf. DNW 49, 889); Félix Faure, Président de la République, 1897, a bronze medal by J.-C. Chaplain, 72mm (PBE 116; CGMP p.75; BM Acq. 1978-82, p.39, 36; cf. DNW 123, 721); Exposition des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes, Paris, 1925, a bronze plaque by R. Martin, 74 x 50mm (BM Acq. 1978-82, pl.60, 95; cf. DNW 131, 527); together with a Jeanne d’Arc silver medal fashioned into a mirror for a compact [4]. Second and third extremely fine, others very fine and better; third in blue case of issue £100-150