A Collection of City of London Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 12th December 2016

Sold for £500

Estimate: £200 - £300

Opening of the New Coal Exchange, 1849, a copper medal by B. Wyon, medallion portraits of the Queen, Prince Albert, the Prince of Wales and the Princess Royal, rev. interior of the Coal Exchange, 89mm, flan thickness 10mm (W & E 581; Taylor 161c; BHM 2357; E 1435). About extremely fine, arguably the finest City of London medal from an artistic standpoint; in case of issue £200-300