British Historical Medals from the Collection formed by Robert Thomas

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Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

Earl Spencer, First Lord of the Admiralty, 1799, a white metal medal by T. Wyon Sr, 38mm (BHM 471; E 913); Lichfield Cathedral Embellished, 1799, a white metal medal by T. Wyon Sr, 39mm (BHM 481); Lord Nelson Returns to England, 1800, a white metal medal by T. Halliday, 38mm (BHM 490; E 918); George III, Recovery from Illness, 1801, a white metal medal by J.G. Hancock, 38mm (BHM 503; E 928); Peace of Amiens, 1802, a white metal medal by J.G. Hancock, 39mm (BHM 538); Death of Lord Nelson, 1805, a white metal medal by P. Wyon, 51mm (Hardy 65; BHM 579; E 958; MH 511); COL. GWYLLYM WARDLE, 1809, a white metal medal by P. Wyon, 40mm (BHM 668; E 996); George III, Death, 1820, a white metal medal after T. Wyon Sr, 40mm (BHM 1001; E 1122); Princess Alexandrina Victoria [1837], a white metal medal by T. Halliday, 41mm (W & E 5A.1; BHM 1741A) [9]. Very fine and better, some retaining much original mint bloom £150-200