500th Anniversary of the Foundation of Westminster School Eimer 1785 76mm diameter in bronze by G.Frampton Obverse William of Wykeham seated holding crozier and model of chapel, surrounded by scholars. THIS MEDAL WAS STRUCK IN COMMEMORATION OF THE FIVE HVNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY 1393 1893 MANNERS MAKET MAN WILLIAM OF WYKEHAM Reverse Chapel and College buildings in a landscape, shield right, and motto STET FORTVNA DOMVS on ribbon GVF, Fine Arts Exhibition 1874 Albert Edward Prince of WalesEimer 1633 52mm diameter in bronze VF with a dig on the portrait
Birth of Prince Charles (King Charles II) 1630 30mm diameter in silver Eimer 116 Obverse four oval shields united at the centre at their bases, radiate, HACTENVS. ANGLORVM. NVLLI Reverse IN.HONOR' CARO' . PRINC'. MAG'. BRI'. FR'. ET.HI'. NAT'. 29. MAII 1630 within a decorative frame GVF/VF
Coronation of George V 1911 51mm diameter in gold Eimer 1922a by B.Mackennal, The Official Royal Mint issue matt finish UNC and superb in the original red box of issue, we note an example similar to this without the box recently realised $6500 hammer price (£4310 at the time of writing) in a US auction
Coronation of George VI 1937 57mm diameter in gold Eimer 2046a by P.Metcalfe, The official Royal Mint issue, Lustrous UNC with some hairlines, in the original red box of issue, we note a similar example without the box recently realised $7250 hammer price (£4805 at the time of writing) in a US auction
Coronation of George VI 1937 57mm diameter in silver Eimer 2046a by P.Metcalfe, The official Royal Mint issue, Matt finish UNC in the original red box of issue, Coronation of Edward VII 1902 56mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1871 the official Royal Mint issue EF with a couple of small spots on the obverse, in the red box of issue
Coronation of Queen Victoria 1838 The Official Royal Mint issue 36mm diameter in gold by B.Pistrucci Eimer 1315 Obverse Bust left draped and wearing a bandeau. VICTORIA. D.G. BRITANNIARUM REGINA F.D. Reverse Victoria enthroned left, receives a crown from Britannia, Hibernia and Scotia ERIMUS TIBI NOBILE REGNUM Exergue. INAUGURATA DIE JUNII XXVIII MDCCCXXXVIII NEF/EF with some surface marks
Coronation of William IV 1831 33mm diameter in silver by W.WyonEimer 1251 The official Royal Mint issue after F.Chantrey UNC attractively toned with prooflike field, minor cabinet friction to the high points barely detracts, come with old collectors ticket for 2/-
Death of Charles James Fox 1806, by T.Webb, bronze, Death of William Pitt 1806 by Webb, bronze, obverses of first two discoloured, Colonial and Indian Exhibition London 1886, by L.C.Wyon, bronze. GVF. Together with a Royal Tournament medal and an H.M.S. Royal Sovereign medal, both silver. (5).
Exhibitions (4), London 1862 by A.Bovy, white metal, International Exhibition 1862, by Dowler, white metal (Eimer 155), London Fine Arts Exhibition 1873, by Morgan to C. Le Bosquet Catalogue no. 5262, gilt lead, (Eimer 1622), Antwerp Exposition Anvers 1930, bronze, Fine or better. (4).
Germany President John F.Kennedy State Visit to Germany 1963 by the Bavarian State Mint, 3.48 grammes of .900 gold, Obverse conjoined busts left Kennedy with Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, Reverse Bird of Peace Prooflike UNC with a small toning area on the reverse
Germany, Martin LutherCommemorative Augsburg Confession Bicentenary Medal, 1730 by P.Werner, silver, 44mm., obv. Busts of Luther and Melanchton, rev. reading the statement of faith to Emperor Charles V at the Diet of Augsburg, quote from Timothy 1:12 "Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life.....a good profession before many witnesses". GVF.
International Exhibition of Fine Arts 1873 70mm diameter in Lead, once gilded Eimer 1622 GVF with surface marks, along with Modern Reproduction medal of 1687 Spanish Wreck Recovered Eimer 285a 54mm diameter in silver Lustrous UNC
Peace of Utrecht 1713 Eimer 460 35mm diameter in silver, Obverse draped bust left, ANNA . DG . MAG : BRI . FR : ET . HIB : REG . Reverse Britannia standing facing left, holding an olive branch, a spear and a shield, beyond ships to left and a farming scene to right COMPOSITIS. VENERANTVR. ARMIS. Exergue MDCCCXIII by J.Croker, GEF with golden tone
Queen Anne's Bounty 1704 44mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 404 Obverse Bust left, laureate and draped ANNA D:G: MAG: BRI: FR: ET. HIB: REG: Reverse Anne seated right, presents a charter to kneeling clergy. PIETAS. AVGUVSTAE. Exergue. PRIMITIIS. ET. DECIMIS. ECCLESIAE. CONCESSIS. MDCCIV. EF the obverse with some surface marks
VictoriaGolden Jubilee 1887 77mm diameter in bronze, Eimer 1733b, Obverse Bust left crowned and veiled, VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX, Rev. Enthroned figure of Empire, facing, flanked by standing figures of Science, Letters and Art, left, opposite those of Industry and Agriculture, right, at their feet below Empire, are Mercury, reclining and Time. Above, two cherubs displaying shields inscribed MDCCCLXXXVII and MDCCCXXXVII and V.R.I in a wreath, between IN.COMMEMORATION Ex.Five linked shields inscribed ASIA AMERICA EUROPE AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA by J.E.Boehm/F.Leighton the official Royal Mint issue EF with some small verdigris spots
Coldstream Guards bronze trunk or door plaque, engraved 4795416 E.FIRTH with guards certificate for service to Edward Firth, a silver hook from sword belt, a miners and sappers sweetheart ring, and a World War IINazi field dressing, in mixed grades
Agricultural Medals (5), Devon County Show 1980, bronze; Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd., bronze; Royal Counties 1935 & 1937, bronze; Royal Show Gloucester - Kings Visit 1909, white metal. VF or better.
Anne Jetton 1701 & 1711 (imitation Shillings, and 6d 1761 bronze), George III & Charlotte, 1762, bronze, Charlotte 1773, bronze, Coronation of Caroline 1727, by J.Croker, bronze, Fair. Marriage of Princess Charlotte 1816, pierced, Death of Princess Charlotte 1817, Death of George III, w/m, & brass. Fair or better (10)
Commemorative medals from 1700-1900 (24) includes Union of Scotland 1707 by J. Croker, silver (Eimer 425), Simon Bolivar Liberator 1846 by C. Voight, bronze, statues for Duke of Northumberland 1816, Duke of Rutland 1852 & Robert Burns 1880, John Bright medals (2), Dr Barnardo's Homes and Earls Court Wheel, together with other interesting medals. Generally VF or better.
Commemorative medals from 1901 (13) includes Scotland, In Defence of The Rights & Honour of Scotland, w/m, General Strike 1926, by Gillick for Royal Mint, bronze, J.Fry & Sons Ltd. Bicentenary 1928 (2), Charles The Martyr King, Society of, bronze. Generally GVF.
Coronation of Edward VIII 1937 35mm diameter in silver by John Pinches Ltd. Obverse Crowned and draped bust of Edward VIII left EDWARD. VIII. EDWARD VIII KING AND .EMPEROR, Reverse Crown on crossed sceptres on a Tudor Rose TO COMMEMORATE . THE . CORONATION OF H.M. KING . EDWARD . VIII MAY 12th 1937 UNC, the obverse with grey toning, Rare
Coronation of George I 1714 the official Coronation issue, 34mm diameter in silver by J.Croker, Eimer 470 Obverse Bust right armoured and draped GEORGIVS. D.G. MAG. BRI. FR. ET. HIB. REX Reverse the King enthroned right is crowned by Britannia Exergue INAVGVRAT. XX. OCT. MDCCXIII GEF and attractively toned with some light contact marks
Coronation of Queen Anne 1702 Obverse Bust left draped ANNA. D:G: MAG:BR:FRA: ET. HIB: REGINA. Reverse Pallas standing left hurling thunder at a two-headed monster VICEM. GERIT. ILLA. TONANTIS Exergue INAVGVRAT. XXIII. AP. MDCCII 35mm diameter in silver Eimer 390 EF or near so with some heavier contact marks
Exhibitions (20), Exhibition of Art Treasures, Manchester 1857, w/m., International Exhibition 1862, Prize Medal (H.Hussey Vivian M.P. F.G.S. Juror Class 1), bronze, Fine Arts Exhibition 1873, gilded lead, Colonial and Indian Exhibition London 1886, bronze, together with 16 other exhibition medals. Generally VF or better (20).
George ICoronation 1714 in gold obv laureate armoured and draped bust GEORGIVS D:G MAG BR FR ET HIB REX, Rev King being crowned by Britannia Exergue INAVGVRAT XX OCT MDCCXIIII, Eimer 470 EF with a very minor edge bruise and thin small scratch obverse, rare and seldom offered
Hardy, Thelwall and Tooke, Acquitted of High Treason 1794, w/m., Fair, Repeal of Sacramental Test 1828 by S.Clint, bronze, some edge nicks GVF, Protestant Ascendancy 1845, obv. Bust of William III, pierced, gilt metal, Death of Duke of Wellington 1852 by Allen & Moore, w/m., AVF, Williams Memorial Prize Fund, founded in 1891, bronze, GVF with catalogue ink numbers. (5).
International Society of Postmasters 1975-1976 a collection of 36 all Crown-sized and in Silver housed in an album with World First Day Covers, all coins and covers UNC as issued, along with The International Society of Postmasters 1976 Christmas Stamp Collection First Day Covers (12) in an album UNC as issued
Mary II Memorial medal 1694 by J.Dassier, bronze from the series of English kings and queens, 41mm., William Wake, Archbishop of Canterbury 1725, by Dassier, bronze, 42mm. From the series of Protestant reformers. GVF.
Memorial Medals (6), Roger Bacon by Gayrard, rim stamped "Monachii, J. Baptiste Colbert by Depaulis 1826, Maria II by Dassier, F.J.Valleta by Vivier, 1825, En. Quirinus Visconti by Donadio 1818, William III 1702 by Dassier, Bronze issues, 42mm., GVF.
Papal Medals (6) Alexander VIII by Hamer bronze 38mm., Sixtus IIII bronze 40mm. Cast, another Sixtus IIII bronze 44mm., Paul II bronze 42mm cast, Martin V bronze 41mm., Leo XIII by Bianchet silver, 30mm. Christ, portrait of on bronze medal, 64mm., Louis XVI bronze medal 1822 by Caque, 51mm., GVF -EF.
Peace of Utrecht 1713 Eimer 460 35mm diameter in silver, Obverse draped bust left, ANNA . DG . MAG : BRI . FR : ET . HIB : REG . Reverse Britannia standing facing left, holding an olive branch, a spear and a shield, beyond ships to left and a farming scene to right COMPOSITIS. VENERANTVR. ARMIS. Exergue MDCCCXIII by J.Croker EF with some minor hairlines
Presentation of The Reform Bill 1831 by H.C., bronze, edge bruising F., Reform Bill passed into law 1832, bronze & pierced (2 types), Reform League 1865, pierced w/m., Earl Grey, supporter of Reform, brass & pierced. Generally Fine (5).
Prince of Wales Investiture 1969 44mm diameter in silver Toned UNC in the box of issue, Crown Edward VIII 1936 in the style of the Hearn issues UNC, Sri Lanka 1000 Rupees 1999 Cricket World Cup Silver Proof, plus medals in base metal a varied group in mixed grades
Religion related medals (20) includes Baptist Union 20th Century Fund, w/m., Church Missionary Society Centenary 1899, w/m., Catholic Emancipation Centenary of Cardiff, bronze, Myers Coverdale, Bishop of Exeter, publication of First English Bible 1535-1835 w/m. (2), English Bible Tercentenary 1835, w/m., London Missionary Society Centenary 1895, bronze; Robert Raikes Sunday School medals (9), Sunday School Centenary, Wales 1885, w/m., Wesleyan Methodist medals (3). Generally VF. (20).
Sacramental Trust Abolished 1828 by S Clint, bronze, 58mm., in case, St Mary's College prize medal 1937, silvered metal, 55mm., in case, Greek style bronze medal, portrait and trident, 58mm., together with Royalty and other medals. VF or better. (12).
Switzerland 1840, Defence of Geneva (1602) 25mm in silvered bronze, Obverse city arms, SI LE SEINEUR NEUT SON PEUPLE ASISTE CEN ETAIT FAIT SANS ESPOIR DE RETOUR - Ps CXXIV, SOUVENIR DU XII DECEMBRE MDCII *1840* / inscribed shield, Reverse AUX CITOYENS MORTS EN DEFENDANT LA PATRIE, GEF and scarce
The Kings and Queens of England by Pinches (1978 by Franklin Mint) a collection of 43 Silver Proof Florin-sized medals portraying each monarch. Housed in a large blue hardback album nFDC-FDC a few with toning
VictoriaDiamond Jubilee 1897 the Official Royal Mint issues, a 5-medal set comprising the 56mm diameter medal in Gold, Silver and Bronze, as well as the 25mm diameter medals in Gold and Silver GEF to UNC desirable thus and in a 5-piece red presentation case, this in good condition, these medals never previously seen in this configuration
VictoriaJubilee 1897, Official Royal Mint issues (2), 56mm., bronze & silver, in cases of issue. Edward VIICoronation 1902, Official Royal Mint issue, 56mm., silver. Together with four other Royalty related medals. Generally EF.
First World War 1914-15 Star (naming erased), Victory Medals (x2, T4-110201 Dvr C. Hayes ASC & 9537 Pte. H.J.Huggins R.Suss. R.), Special Constabulary Medals, GVI issues (x2, Stephen G. Green & Robert T. Driscoll), ImperialService Medals, EIIR issues (x2 George Vincent Dowling & Alec Allan Donaldson), these in cases of issue. Rifle Club medal. GVF. (8)
First World WarBritish War & Victory Medal pair to 32293 Pte. F.S.W.Mountjoy, E. Lan. R., Memorial plaque to William Smart, Sinking of the Lusitania 1915, in card box, Battle of Jutland medal 1916 by Spink, w/m. VF or better.
First World WarBritish War & Victory Medal pairs (5) to A.A.2309 E.Edwards A.B. R.N.V.R. (Victory medal engraved), 5823 Pte A.F.Adams 22-Lond.R., 120149 Gnr J.E.Munro R.A., G-68653 Pte T.Tolhurst The Queen's R., T4 211173 Dvr A. Ashton A.S.C.). Generally VF or better.
First World War related medals (6), British Red Cross Society Medal (2 - one in card box of issue), U.S.A. Pennsylvania National Guard Medal and Victory Medal, 1919 Peace medal, 1914-1918 Bombay medal. Together with a St John Ambulance Medal to Daisey Edwards 3534, in case. GVF.
Accession of George IV 1820 70mm diameter in bronze by Rundell, Bridge and Rundell Eimer 1123 Obverse Bust facing, armoured and draped, head left, laureate, GEORGIVS IV DEI GRATIA BRITANNIARVM REX Reverse ACCESSIT XXIX IAN.MDCCCXX within a wreath UNC or near so with some light verdigris on the reverse wreath and rim
Accession of Queen Anne 1702 35mm diameter in silver Eimer 388 Obverse Crowned and Draped ANNA. D:G: MAG: BR: FR: ET: HIB: REGINA Reverse a Heart within branches of oak resting on a pedestal inscribed ATAVIS REGIBVS and threaded through a Crown, above; ENTIRELY ENGLISH Fine/Good Fine
Admiral Vernon/Capture of Portobello 1739 Obverse with 3/4 length portrait, Fine, BirminghamTaylor and Challen Minting Machinery Coining Press 1903 EF with lustre, Austria One Gulden 1854A NEF, JapanVictoriaJubilee Medal 1887 Hyogo and Ozaka EF, A.Negro Token Cooperativa Genova Fine, First Congress of Medicine 1902 Reverse Sphinx and Pyramids GVF, Medal Battle of Jutland 1916 45mm diameter in Silver Eimer 1951 Toned UNC
Archbishop Sancroft and the Bishops 1688 Eimer 288a (Struck) Obverse: Bust facing right wearing a cap and clerically robed GVIL.SANCROFT.ARCHIEPISC.CANTAVR.1688. Reverse Seven medallions containing busts, clerically robed, of William Lloyd, Francis Turner, John Lake, Henry Compton, Thomas Ken, Thomas White, and Sir John Trelawney, a field of stars, edge: SI FRACTUS ILLABATUR ORBIS IMPAUIDOS FERIENT RUINAE. EF with grey toning and some edge nicks, Cataloguers Note : William Sancroft (1617-1693) Archbishop of Canterbury refused to read James II's 'Declaration of Indulgence' exempting Catholics and dissenters from penal statutes. The bishops were committed to the Tower for opposing the edicts of James II
Battle of Culloden 1746 51mm diameter in silver by R.Yeo Eimer 604 Obverse: Bust right armoured GULIELMUS. GEOR. II R. FIL. DUX. CUMBRIAE. Reverse: Britannia seated left, is assisted by the Duke, as Hercules, who tramples upon Discord. Exergue: PERDVELLIB. EX. ANG. FVGAT. AD. CULLOD. DEBELLAT 16. APR 1746 A/UNC with an attractive grey tone
Bombardment of Algiers 1816 50mm diameter in bronze by T.Wyon Jnr./T.Wyon Snr. Obverse bust of Prince Regent, left TO TAME THE PROUD THE FETTER'D SLAVE TO FREE THESE ARE IMPERIAL ARTS AND WORTHY THEE, Below GEORGE PRINCE REGENT Reverse a Naval Engagement Exergue ALGIERS BOMBARDED ITS FLEET DESTROYED & CHRISTIAN SLAVERY EXTINGUISHED AUG 27 1816 EXMOUTH EF
Calcutta International Exhibition 1883-4 51mm diameter in silver Obverse Gothic style head of Queen Victoria CALCUTTA INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION 1883-4 Reverse AWARDED TO within a wreath GEF and lustrous, boxed
Charles I Scottish Coronation 1633 29mm diameter in silver by N.Briot, Eimer 123, Obv bust crowned and draped CAROLVS.DG.SCOTAE.ANGLAE.FR.ET.HIB.REX, REV Thistle HING.NOSTRAE.CREVERE.ROSAE Bright Fine, Scarce
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