Indian Historical Medals from the Collection formed by Michael Shaw

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Date of Auction: 27th February 2020

Sold for £360

Estimate: £240 - £300

General subjects, Defenders of the Indian Empire during the Sepoy Mutinies, 1857, a copper medal by J. Pinches, winged figure of Justice standing with foot on dead tiger, native captive kneeling behind her, chained to a sword she holds, rev. legends in and around wreath, 63mm (Pudd. I, 857.1; BHM 2601; E 1515). Virtually as struck, attractive patina £240-£300