British Historical Medals from the Collection of Michael Longfield

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Date of Auction: 12th December 2016

Sold for £300

Estimate: £200 - £300

National Thanksgiving for the Recovery of the Prince of Wales from Typhoid, 1872, a bronze medal by J.S. & A.B. Wyon for the City of London, Londinia, attended by Britannia, invites Victoria and the Prince into St Paul’s Cathedral, rev. interior of St Paul’s with the procession and congregation, 77mm (W & E 1160.1; BHM 2928; E 1618; Taylor 39k). Extremely fine or better; in modern case £200-300