British Historical Medals from the Collection of Derek Platts

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Date of Auction: 21st September 2016

Sold for £220

Estimate: £90 - £120

Peace of Paris, 1814, a white metal medal, unsigned, 46mm (BHM 830); Opening of Waterloo Bridge, 1817, a silver medal by T. Wyon Jr, 26mm (BHM 961); George IV, Coronation, 1821, a copper medal, unsigned, 27mm (BHM 1107), white metal medals (4), by T.I. Wells, 41mm (BHM 1100), signed W.W.T., 46mm (BHM 1102), unsigned (2), both 34mm (BHM 1083, 1085), brass medals (2), both unsigned, 25mm (BHM 1109, 1110), and a copper medalet, unsigned, 22mm (BHM 1113); George IV, Death, 1830, a copper medal by A. Durand, 42mm (BDM I, 668), white metal medals (2), by T. Halliday, 45mm (BHM 1375), and unsigned, 44mm (BHM 1392), brass medals (7), by T. Kettle (4), all 25mm (BHM 1378 var, 1380, 1382, 1388), unsigned (3), 25mm (2) (BHM 1397, 1399), 23mm (BHM 1402) [20]. Last extremely fine and very rare, others generally very fine, some better £90-120