British Historical Medals from the Collection formed by Robert Thomas

Date of Auction: 7th December 2015

Sold for £130

Estimate: £120 - £150

Worcestershire Agricultural Society (Est. 1838), a silver award medal by T. Ottley, un-named, 63mm; Tercentenary of the Founding of Birmingham Grammar School, 1852, a copper medal by P. Hollins for Allen & Moore, 58mm (BHM 2502); Birmingham & Midland Institute, 1881, a silver-gilt award medal by J. Moore, named (Mabel Florence Harvey, Astronomy and Physiography, 1898), 63mm (Taylor 200a; cf. DNW M11, 1272); Birmingham Trades Exhibition, 1892, a silver award medal by J.A. Restall, un-named, 45mm (Allen Pt 1) [4]. Second about very fine, others virtually as struck; in cases of issue [first damaged] £120-150