The Don Kenefick Collection of Historical Medals

Date of Auction: 12th February 2020

Sold for £110

Estimate: £60 - £80

England, Wakefield Industrial Exhibition, 1865, a copper award medal by T. Ottley, female figure seated right, bestowing laurels upon group of artists and craftsmen, rev. ornamental hexafoil decorated with symbols of art and industry including a locomotive engine, named (Mary A. Hall, Dressmaking), 77mm (Allen Pt 4; E 1578). Minor marks on rims, otherwise extremely fine £60-£80


Provenance: Baldwin Auction 81, 10 May 2013, lot 3561