A Collection of Art Medals

Date of Auction: 31st May 1995

Sold for £900

Estimate: £350 - £450

Medals Related to Aviation, France, 1784. France (Ballooning). Lyon, Flight "Le de Flesselles", AR commemorative medal by N.Gatteaux, 42mm (Malpas 7; Button [1979]--). An original striking, extremely fine and very rare (£350-450)

Footnote

Third manned flight organized by the de Montgolfier Brothers.