A Collection of Medals Relating to Aviation, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 20th February 2019

Sold for £300

Estimate: £300 - £400

First Balloon Flight in England, 1784, a copper medal, unsigned, bust of Vincenzo Lunardi left, rev. balloon above clouds, 35mm (BHM 260; Malpas 10; E 811). Extremely fine £300-£400

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Provenance: Baldwin Auction 69, 3-4 May 2011, lot 58