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

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Date of Auction: 12th December 2016

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

Visit of Napoleon III and Queen Eugénie to the City of London, 1855, a copper medal by B. Wyon, conjoined busts left, rev. Britannia introduces France to Londinia, 77mm (W & E 703.1; BHM 2561; E 1496). Small carbon spot on obverse legend at 10 o’clock, otherwise extremely fine; contained in a circular wood box £150-200