George III Preserved From Assassination 1800 one of a number of medals struck to commemorate this event, Obverse an angel in flowing robes, bearing a shield with the bust of the King, GOD SAVE THE KING Reverse Celestial rays above a crowned Rose and Thistle, within a wreath PRESERVED FROM ASSASSINATION MAY 1800 EF in half-case
Ireland, Trinity College Dublin, silver, 48mm, obv. bust of Queen Elizabeth I, rev. heraldic shield surrounded by inscription "Scientiis Naturalibus Feliciter Excultis Edmundus F. Lawson 1907". In case of issue. GVF.
Loyal Association Medal, 1745, by J. Kirk, silver, 35mm., obv. two men standing shaking hands with legend "Where Hearts Are Right Let Hands Unite", rev. Royal Shield & "These Bannars Spread Are Galla's Dread", (Medallic Illustrations Vol II 256 for similar). Polished but Scarce.
Marriage of Charles I and Henrietta Maria 1625 23mm diameter in Silver by Briot? Eimer 105 Obverse Facing busts above celestial rays.CH.MAG.ET.HEN.MA.BRIT.REX.ET.REG Reverse Cupid walking, right, scatters roses and lilies. Above, celestial rays. FVNDIT.AMOR.LILIA.MIXTA.ROSIS Good Fine with a crease mark
Marriage of Victoria to Prince Albert 1840 45mm diameter in bronze by F.F.Helfricht Eimer 1338 Obverse Busts left conjoined VICTORIA. REGINA. MAGNAE BRITANNIAE. ALBERTUS DUX SAXONIAE, Reverse Victoria and Albert seated in an ornate car, right, drawn by two angels FELICES QUOS JUNGIT AMOR. DIE X. M. FEBRUARII MDCCCXL GEF
Mary as Regent 1690 49mm diameter in bronze Eimer 320/321 by J.or N.Roettier Obverse bust right MARIA. II. D.G.MAG.BR. FR. ET. HIB. REGINA. Reverse a full moon amid clouds and stars over a landscape. EX NOCTE DIEM About EF
Medals (4) Queen VictoriaDiamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in bronze the official Royal Mint issue EF, King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra Visit to the City of Cardiff in bronze EF pierced at the top, Coronation of Edward VII 1902 The official Royal Mint issue A/UNC boxed, The German Lusitania Medal 1915 replica EF boxed
Sir Robert Cecil 1603 a pair of silver medals one on a thin flan, one on a thick flan both 29mm in diameter, Obverse Heraldic Shield Ro,CECYLL. PRI. SECR. REG. MAT. MR. CVR. WARD Reverse Crest: a bundle of arrows below a helmet. SERO. SED: SERIO: 1602: UNC and lustrous with an attractive tone, these probably produced in the 19th Century
TahitiCommemorative Medal by Georges Guiraud, bronze, 53mm dia., obv. busts of Wallis, de Bougainville & Cook, rev. sailing ship with names Dolphin, Boudeuse & Endeavour around edge. 20th Century manufacture, GVF.
The Engagement of HRH Prince William to Catherine Middleton 2010 struck in 22 carat gold weighing 31.1 grammes number 18 of only 30 issued, FDC, along with an ingot inlaid with a sapphire, in a London Mint box with certificate, originally purchased at £4995
Union of England and Scotland 1707 25mm diameter in bronze Eimer 425 by J.Croker Obverse Bust left draped, Reverse Arms of Britain on escutcheon, supported on a platform inscribed SEMPER EADEM decorated with a rose and thistle, with two infant genii supporting a crown above the arms, and collar and George of the Garter below EF
VictoriaDiamond Jubilee 1897 56mm diameter in silver Eimer 1817 the official Royal Mint issue UNC nicely toned in the dated box of issue, this in pristine condition, comes with the original envelope and letter of receipt
VictoriaGolden Jubilee 1887 77mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1733 the official Royal Mint issue Obv. 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 MDCCCLXXXVIII and MDCCCXXXVII and VRI in a wreath in between. IN. COMMEMORATION Exergue. Five linked shields inscribed ASIA, AMERICA, EUROPE, AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA, A/UNC in the red box of issue with card
Whitworth Scholarship 1868 57mm diameter in bronze by A.WyonEimer 1599 Obverse bust left draped SIR JOSEPH WHITWORTH. BART. FRS. DCL. LLD. BN. DECR. XXI. MDCCCIII Reverse a precision ,machining tool A DIFFERENCE OF ONE MILLIONTH OF AN INCH IS MEASVRED BY VSING TRVE PLANES IN CONCERT Exergue. WHITWORTH SCHOLARSHIPS FOVNDED MDCCCLXVIII UNC in the original box
World (4) France, German surrender at Reims 7 May 1945, bronze, 68mm., Poland, Mayor Bronislaw Lachowicz 1907-1943, bronze 70mm., in case; Poland Wojsko Polskie medal, silvered bronze, 70mm. In case. Spain, International Year of The Poor 1981, bronze, 80mm. GVF or better (4).
Boer War Pair to Pte J.Ward 5th Dragoon Guards, Queens South Africa four bars Defence of Ladysmith, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Laing's Nek. King's South Africa two bars S.A. 1901 & S.A. 1902 (4325 Pte J.Ward 5th Dragoon Guards) GVF.
British Regimental Cap Badges (42). Replicas probably made by J.R.Gaunt for display purposes. EF. Please note that the vendor wishes that the proceeds from this lot be donated to the "Help For Heroes" Charity.
First World War Medals (6) British War & Victory Medals (M-348061 Pte. G.E.Williams ASC), British War Medal & Mercantile Marine Medal (Moriso Fujisaki), Mercantile Marine Medal (Tadarichi Ito), Italy War Cross 1918. Together with a Band of Hope Medal. GVF. Japanese serving with the Mercantile Marine?
Group of five Pte. L.C.J. Derrick Somerset Light Infantry, late Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry & Labour Corps, Queen's South Africa 1899, six bars Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Johannesburg, Diamond Hill, Belfast (3185 Pte. L.C.J.Derrick, 2nd. D. of C. L.Infy), King's South Africa two bars S.A. 1901 & S.A. 1902 (3185 Pte. L.C.J.Derrick, 2nd. D. of C. L.Infy), 1914-15 Star, British War & Victory Medals (7514 Pte. L.C.J.Derrick, Som. L.I.) GVF. Sold with copied service papers confirming medals and bars & conduct.
Group of five to Pte. H. Fox, 20th Hussars, late 14th Hussars, Queen's South Africa three bars Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal (4197 Pte. H.Fox 14th Hussars), King's South Africa two bars S.A. 1901 & S.A. 1902 (4197 Pte. H.Fox 14th Hussars), 1914-15 Star, British War & Victory Medals (5378 Pte. H. Fox 20-Hrs) VF.
Group of six to W.O.2 A. Cornish, Royal Engineers, General Service Medal bar Palestine (5612621 Cpl. A. Cornish R.E.), 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 8th Army bar, Defence & War Medals, Regular Army Long Service Medal, G.VI.R. issue (5612621 W.O. Cl. 2 A. Cornish R.E.). Mounted as worn, VF.
ImperialService Medal Edward VII issue, unnamed, in case of issue. EF, Imperial Service Medal EIIR to Harold Henry Withy Gardner, in case of issue. EF. British War & Victory Medals (32820 Pte H. Gardner, K.R. Rif. C.) In card box of issue. Kent One Year Attendance Medal, silver, in card box to Winnie Gladwell EF.
Admiral Vernon Battle of Portobello 1739 Fair, Colonial and Indian Exhibition 1886 51mm in copper EF, Coronation medal 1953 in white metal EF boxed, London Academy of Music (2) 1937 and 1938 presented to Charlotte Huscroft for Elocution these in silver and boxed, Twopence 1797 with crude and large countermarks? Fine, 18th Century Halfpennies (2) 1791 John Wilkinson, Ireland 1804 Convenience of Trade Fair, Australia Halfpenny 1857 Holloways Near Fine with edge knocks
Alliance of Russia and Prussia against France 1813 45mm diameter in silver by Loos Obverse Portraits facing ALEXANDER KAISER VON RUSSLAND FR.WILHELM KOENIG VON PREUSSEN. Reverse a Tombstone decorated D.5.NOV 1805 IM VERTRAUEN AUF GOTT. With national emblems, arms and flags behind, BUNDNISS ZUM KAMPF FUR UNABHANGIGKEIT UND WOHLSTAND GVF
Assorted Medals (16) Visit of Queen Victoria to Wolverhampton 1866 by Ottley, white metal (Eimer 1587), Victoria Diamond Jubilee 1897, white metal. Together with religious, nursing & other medals. Generally VF.
Cap Badges & shoulder titles (17) 3 cloth, others metal, mostly military. VF. With an ARP silver and cloth badge in blue card case of issue and King's Badge WW2 in card box of issue. These EF. Grenadier Guards compact, gilt metal & enamel.
Charles I Memorial 50mm diameter in copper undated (1649) Eimer 162 by J.Roettiers Obverse Armoured Bust right, CAROL.D.G.M.B.F.ET.H.REX.&.GLOR.MEM, Reverse Hand issuing from heaven holding a celestial Crown, below, sheep in a landscape VIRTVT.EX.ME.FORTVNAM.EX.ALIJS, aEF with some dark stains and small deposits
Charles James Fox 1800 by J.G.Hancock struck by P.K., bronze, 53mm, obv. bust right, rev, "with learning eloquence and zeal he maintains the rights of a free and loyal people", Text possibly refers to Fox's opposition to the proposed union with Ireland (Eimer 915) EF, William Pitt the Elder First Lord of the Treasury 1799 53mm diameter in copper Eimer 912 Obverse bust left draped WILLIAM PITT APPOINTED FIRST LORD OF THE TREASURY AND CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER DEC: 1783 Reverse WITH FORTITUDE WISDOM AND INTEGRITY HE SERVES A PROSPEROUS NATION AND A VIRTUOUS KING 1799 AGED 40 in a wreath by J.G.Hancock EF
Clydesdale Horse Society medal, by Edward & Sons, bronze, 78mm. Rev engraved "Tyneside Agricultural Society awarded to Allen Horn, Rosedene, Sunderland, for "Clemency" August 1922". EF. In case of issue.
Coronation of George II 1727 34mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 510 the official coronation issue Obverse Bust left Laureate, armoured and draped, GEORGIVS. II. D.G. MAG. BR. FR. ET. HIB. REX. Reverse the King enthroned right, is crowned by Britannia VOLENTES. PER. POPVLOS Exergue: CORON. XI. OCTOB. MDCCXXVII GEF with a light golden tone
Coronation of James II 1685 34mm diameter in silver by J.Roettier Eimer 273 The official Coronation issue, Obverse Bust right laureate, armoured and draped, IACOBVS. II. UNC D.G.ANG.SCO.FR.ET.HI.REX Reverse A laurel wreath upon a cushion, a crown held by a hand issuing from heaven. A. MILITARI. AD. REGIAM. in Exergue INAVGVRAT. 23. AP. 1685 Unc or near so with light contact marks
Coronation of Queen Victoria 1838 The Official Royal Mint issue 36mm diameter in silver 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 Lustrous A/UNC in the case of issue
Coronation of Queen Victoria 1838 The Official Royal Mint issue 36mm diameter in silver 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 NVF
First World War, Peace 1919 38mm diameter in silver, Eimer 1964 variant, Obverse Bust of George V left, TO COMMEMORATE THE VICTORIUS PEACE 1919 GREAT BRITAIN / ITALY / BELGIUM / UNITED STATES / SERBIA / FRANCE Reverse PAX ET CONCORDIA Britannia standing, two cherubs below A/UNC
France Ph. Nericault Destouches 41mm diameter in bronze, part of the extensive 'Galerie Metallique Des Grands Hommes Francais' series A/UNC with a couple of small spots, along with the obverse die used to strike the piece, unusual and Rare
Hackney Horse Society Medals (7) each 44mm in diameter and in silver awarded to Alfred Smith, Windle Sceptre, Upholland 1906, Windle Sceptre, Worsley 1907, Windle Seabreeze, Worsley 1908, Windle Seabreese Prescot 1910, Tissington Merrielees Upholland 1910, Windle Seabreese Ormskirk 1912, Windle Success Blackpool 1912 all UNC toned in the original red boxes of issue
International Exhibition 1862 41mm diameter in silver Eimer 1556 by C.Schnitzpahn/J.Weiner Obverse Bust left TO THE COMMEMORATION OF HIS LATE R.H. THE PRINCE CONSORT ALBERT. Reverse: Façade of the Exhibition Building INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION 1862. Exergue: STAMPED IN THE BUILDING BY H.UHLHORN OF GREVENBROICH. PRUSSIA EF the obverse with speckled toning
Investiture of Prince Edward as Prince of Wales 1911 35mm diameter in silver Eimer 1925 The Official Royal Mint Issue Obverse Bust Three-quarters left, crowned and draped, CARNARVON IVLY. XIII. MCMXI across the field, INVESTITVRE. OF. EDWARD. PRINCE. OF. WALES. K.G. Reverse Caernarvon Castle, the Welsh Dragon below, GORPHENAF MCMXI above on a radiate sky decorated with the Prince's crest within Garter, crowned ARWISGIAD . IORWERTH TYWYSOG . CYMRU M.G. About UNC
Notts Brass Band Contest 1902, silver (hallmarked), 45mm, obv. cattle, rev. engraved "Notts show 1902, Brass Band Contest for the best tenor trombone player, presented by R.G.Hanson J.P. won by F.Bower. 48gms. GVF.
Queen Caroline Coronation 1727 34mm diameter in silver by J.Croker Eimer 512 Obverse Bust left wearing a bandeau, CAROLINA.D:G.MAG.BR.FR.ET.HIB.REGINA. Reverse the Queen stands facing, between Relion and Britannia. HIC.AMOR HAEC. PATRIA. Exergue CORON. XI. OCTOB. MDCCXXVII EF with some contact marks and a small dig on the Queen's neck, nicely toned
Turks and Caicos Islands, "Silver Bank" (Spanish ship) medallion, by Crown Agents, silver (hallmarked), this number 221 of 1000 struck in 1971, 54mm. Similar in design to Eimer 285 "Spanish Ship Recovered" obv. busts of James II & Mary, rev. ship at sea. (Eimer 285b). EF. In case of issue
VictoriaGolden Jubilee 1897 (8) by Spink Obverse Bust left Crowned, laureate, veiled and draped, VICTORIA QUEEN AND EMPRESS in field TO COMMEMORATE THE 60TH YEAR OF HER MAJESTY'S REIGN Reverse 4 Cameo Portraits, facing of H.I.M.QUEE [N] VICTORIA/ H.R.H PRI[NCE] OF WALES/ H.R.H DUKE OF YORK/ H.R.H PRI[NCE] EDWARD In the centre JUBILATE BRITANNI on a scroll 38mm diameter in bronze Eimer 1820 and 7 reverse variants with a common obverse, Duke of Norfolk, Victory upon globe, Britons Rejoice, Dominion of Canada, Cape Colony, India, Four Longest Reigns A/UNC to UNC with matching tone
Windsor Agricultural Society Centenary Celebrations by Mappin & Webb, silver (hallmarked), 51mm., obv. title, rev. view of castle, rim engraved "Miss V.Walton First Prize Goats". 54.1 gms. EF. In case of issue.
First World War group of four to Driver P Rogers, Royal Horse Artillery. 1914 Star with bar August to November 1914 (36933 Dvr. P. Rogers R.H.A.) British War and Victory Medals??(36933 Dvr. P. Rogers R.H.A.) Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal,GVR issue (1034938 Gnr P.L. Rogers R.A.). Good VF.
R.A.F. group of six to Corporal J.R.Bear R.A.F., General Service Medal 1962 two bars Northern Ireland, Air operations Iraq without clasp, (SAC J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.) Accumulated Campaign Service Medal (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.), Operational Service Medal bar Afghanistan (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.) with silver rosette, Iraq Medal 2004 (Cpl. J.R. Bear (J8425937) R.A.F.), Golden Jubilee Medal 2002NATO Service Medal with ISAF Afghanistan) clasp. All medals in boxed of issue EF & scarce.
100th Anniversary of the Sinking of the Titanic a 4-medal set each 109.89 grammes and 70mm diameter FDC with modern copy of the White Star Line ticket and a set of 5 St. Vincent and Grenadine $1 stamps UNC, in the wooden box of issue
Assorted medals (7) including: Admiral Nelson - Boulton's Trafalgar Medal - a Tower Mint replica 2005, cased; National Rifle Association Medal, bronze, cased; St Georges Chapel Windsor, gilt metal; 50th Anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb 1922, gilt metal; Primrose League gilt medal with enamelled brooch dated 1891; J. S. Fry & Sons Bicentenary medal 1928 (Eimer 2013) cased; Royal Life Saving Society bronze medal, cased. VF or better.
FAO Medals 16 October 1981 World Food day (9) 3 in gold 18 carat 28 mm 15 grams, 3 in sterling silver 50 mm 70 grams, and 3 in bronze, the bronze and silver in 3 coin presentation cases the gold in individual wallets, pleasing eye catching designs, as issued with certificates
George III and CharlotteCoronation 1761 Obverse Busts left conjoined GEO&CHARLOTTE.CROWND.SEPTEM..22.1761 Reverse Britannia left SOVEREIGNS & SUBJECTS UNITE.TO.GLORY.IN:ME..39mm diameter in brass NEF, Montgomery Sheffield Sunday School Union 1862 38mm diameter in copper GEF with hole in edge at top
George IIICoronation 1761 unsigned by T.Pingo Obverse Armoured bust left, (as Eimer 683) Reverse bust of Charlotte right CHARLOTTA.BRITANNIAE.REGINA with NUPT:SEPT:VIII CORO :XXII MDCCLXI in three lines below the bust, 41mm diameter in silver About UNC with a couple of small spots
Henry Morton Stanley famous for his search for Dr. Livingstone 1890 66mm diameter in bronze awarded by the Belgian Municipal Council The Royal Geographical Society and the Chamber of Commerce of Antwerp April 1890 VF /GVF obverse cleaned comes with printed details of the famous explorer and his famous search for Dr. David Livingstone
Silver Medallic Issues Opening of London Bridge 1973 50mm, JF Kennedy 37mm, Edward Duke of Windsor 1972 37mm these three toned Unc and cased, Edward Heath 1973 EEC 37mm in Franklin Mint's perspex holder, Royal Wedding First Day Cover Anne and Mark Philips 38mm, UN 4 coin cover set in blue book with 4 x silver proof crown sixed medals
The Official Emblems of the World's Greatest Airlines 50 piece silver miniature ingot set UNC in the box of issue with certificates, GB Proof Set 2000 FDC in the case of issue, Medals (11) First World War Star to 2.Lieut H.W.Perry-Gore, Second World War (7) Atlantic Star, Pacific Star, Africa Star, 1939-1945 Star (2), Defence Medal, Coronation Medal 1937 in brass, Trafalgar Medal reproduction in Pewter, German Iron Cross Reproduction, in mixed condition, plus Silver pendant 25mm diameter engraved with a bird, Switzerland Collectors Knives (2) 1983 Battle of Morgarten 1315, 1984 Battle of Laupen 1339, UNC boxed
Victoria 1897 Jubilee Medal, bronze, The official Royal Mint issue, 56mm VF. Edward VIICoronation Medal, bronze, The official Royal Mint issue, 56mm. in case, AEF. Together with an Edward VII 1937 medal, frosted silver plated finish.
White Metal Medals (4) Grand National Jubilee 1809, William IVCoronation 1831, Thomasons Metallic Bronze Vase 1821, pierced, Universal Exhibition of London 1862 by Bovy, Jubilee 1897, Marquis of Salisbury & Prime Ministers by Spink. AVF or better
1914 Mons Star group of four to 7666 Pte. H. Martin, 2/York & Lancs Regt, 1914 Star with Mons clasp, British War & Victory Medals, ImperialService Medal GVI issue to Henry Charles Martin with certificate of award dated 1948 upon retirement from the Post Office.
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 VF
Arrival of the Chinese Junk Keying in Britain 1848 Obverse broadside view of the Junk, Reverse THE CHINESE JUNK KEYING LENGTH 160 FT, BREADTH 33 FT, DEPTH OF HOLD 16FT, HER STERN IS 35FT, HIGH OUT OF THE WATER, HER MAIN CABIN IS 30FT. LONG 25FT. WIDE, BURTHEN ABOUT 800 TONS, HER RUDDER IS OF IMMENSE SIZE AND WEIGHT, BEING MADE OF IRON WOOD, HER ANCHORS ARE MADE OF WOOD, THE CABLES ARE MADE OF BAMBOO, THE ROPES OF BAMBOO RATTEN & INDIAN GRASS, ARRIVED IN THE RIVER THAMES MARCH 27, 1848 44mm diameter in White Metal by J.Davis UNC and lustrous
Assorted British medals (11) subjects include Battle of Belleisle 1759 bronze cast, George III Memorial 1820 w/m, Duke of York Memorial 1827 w/m, Thames Tunnel opened 1843 w/m, RoyalMarriage 1858 w/m, together with six other medals AVF or better. (11).
Assorted medals (6) including Return of Conservative M.P.'s for Shropshire 1841, w/m., Royal Exchange opened 1844, silver, James Watt & Co. by J. Moore 1871 bronze (Eimer 1617), Shipwreck Fishermen & Marine Society 1884 w/m, British & Foreign Sailor's Society/ Marriage of Prince George 1893 w/m. Free Museum medal, bronze. GVF. (6)
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