A Collection of Historical Medals, the property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 8th April 2020

Sold for £320

Estimate: £150 - £180

Waterloo Medal [1815], a reduced-size silver striking of Pistrucci’s original by Pinches, four conjoined busts left, allegorical and mythological scenes around, rev. Victory guiding equestrian figures of Wellington and Blücher, scenes from battle of giants around, hallmarked London 1966, 64mm (cf. BHM 870; cf. E 1067). Extremely fine and attractively toned; in original fitted case £150-£180

Footnote

No. 56 of 5,000 struck