A Collection of Historical Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 4th December 2019

Sold for £1,300

Estimate: £600 - £800

England, Landing of William of Orange at Torbay, 1688, a silver medal, unsigned [by R. Arondeaux], William standing, holding hand of Britannia, shield attached to orange tree to right, rev. disembarkation scene, 49mm, 45.07g (Woolf 3:8; MI I, 639/65; E 298). Some contact marks and a small edge bruise, otherwise about extremely fine, toned £600-£800