A Collection of British Historical Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 1st December 2020

Sold for £1,800

Estimate: £600 - £800

Battle of Lowestoft, 1665, a silver medal, unsigned [by J. Roettiers], laureate and draped bust of Charles II right, rev. King dressed as a Roman general standing at right, watching battle from the shore, 62mm, 91.69g (MI I, 503/139; E 230). Once cleaned but now re-toned, some marks in obverse field, otherwise about extremely fine £600-£800


Provenance: Bt Seaby January 1935