British Historical Medals from the Collection formed by Robert Thomas

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £220

Estimate: £150 - £200

Archdeacon’s Medal, c. 1820, an oval engraved silver award, named (Bartw. Gibbings), 65 x 41mm. Light graze on obverse, otherwise very fine and worthy of further research £150-200


The recipient is believed to have been Bartholomew Gibbings (1786-1863), of Gibbings Grove, Charleville, co Cork, mayor of Cork in 1824