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This is a brief record of some British and Irish medals that have been offered through this website and are now sold, for interest only.
Irish, Scottish and Welsh medals are in dedicated sections at the end

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4029

Elizabeth I, Assistance Given to the United Provinces 1585, silver medal, 30mm

Elizabeth I, Assistance Given to the United Provinces 1585, silver medal

Elizabeth I, Assistance Given to the United Provinces 1585, silver medal

1987

 

The Defeat of the Spanish Armada 1588, cast silver medal by Gerard van Bijlaer, 52mm

 

1988

 

James I, Peace between England and Spain 1604, a 19th century gilded electrotype of good quality, 35mm

 

1342

 

James I, The Gunpowder Plot 1605, copper jeton, 29mm, struck in Holland

 

3337

Charles I, Scottish Coronation 1633, silver medal by Nicholas Briot, 29mm

Charles I, Scottish Coronation 1633, silver medal by Nicholas Briot

Charles I, Scottish Coronation 1633, silver medal by Nicholas Briot

 

1343

 

Charles I, Civil War Royalist badge circa 1645, silver, 20 x 25mm

 

1989

Charles I and Henrietta Maria, silver royalist badge, cast and chased, by Thomas Rawlins, late 1640s onwards

Royalist Civil War badge medal Charles I

Charles I Civil War badge medal

 

3239

 

Charles I, bronze memorial medal by Roettier (1695), after van Dyck, 51mm.

Charles I memorial medal by Roettier

Charles I memorial medal by Roettier

 

2063

 

Charles I, Memorial medal in silver circa 1695, by James & Norbert Roettier, 34mm

 

1229

 

Oliver Cromwell, bronze medal by Jean Dassier from his series of English Sovereigns (1731), 38mm

 

1314

 

Oliver Cromwell and the Battle of Dunbar 1650, silver late 19th century, 29x34mm

 

2319

 

Oliver Cromwell and the Battle of Dunbar 1650, a late (possibly 19th century) lead medal based on the original 1650 medal issued as a military reward, 28 x 34mm

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1802

 

Oliver Cromwell and the Battle of Dunbar 1650, a curious later striking, bronze, 29 x 34mm

 

1990

 

Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England 1653, silver cast medal by Thomas Simon, 38mm

 

2064

 

Charles II, Coronation 1661, silver medal by Thomas Simon, 29mm

 

1731

 

Charles II, Touching Ceremony admittance ticket, brass with copper centre, 29mm

 

1732

 

Charles II, Touching Ceremony admittance ticket, copper with brass centre, 29mm

 

2397

 

Christ's Hospital, boy's badge 1673, silver, 81mm, by John Roettier

 

1622

 

James II, Coronation 1685, the official medal in silver by J Roettier, 34mm, attractive specimen

 

1292

 

James II, gold Touchpiece for the "King's Evil", mid/late 1680s, 19mm approx.

 

1623

 

William and Mary, Coronation 1689, the official medal in silver by J Roettier, 36mm, attractive specimen

 

1992

 

William & Mary, Coronation 1689, a large silver medal, cast and chased, by George Bower, 54mm

 

2730

Anne, Coronation 1702, the official medal in silver, by John Croker, 34mm

Queen Anne Coronation medal 1702 by Croker

Queen Anne Coronation medal 1702 by Croker

 

1993

 

William III, Memorial medal circa 1702, a good quality 19th century electrotype of the unique medal in the British Museum collection, 49 x 62mm

 

1002

 

Edward III, bronze medal by Jean Dassier from his series of English Sovereigns (1731), 40mm.

 

1003

 

William III, bronze medal by Jean Dassier from his series of English Sovereigns (1731), 40mm.

 

1907

Edward IV, from Jean Dassier's English Sovereigns series (1731), bronze, 40mm

Edward IV Dassier medal

 

1945

 

Anne, the Peace of Utrecht 1713, silver medal by John Croker, 35mm

 

1001

 

George I, silver Coronation medal 1714, official issue, by J Croker, 34mm.

 

1950

 

George II, Coronation 1727, official silver medal by John Croker, 34mm

 

1995

 

Sir Isaac Newton, Death 1727, silver medal by John Croker, 52mm

 

3019

John Freind, physician and politician, Death 1728, bronze, 57mm, by F St Urbain

John Friend medical medal 1728

John Friend medical medal 1728

 

1170

 

Admiral Vernon, Porto Bello taken, 22nd November 1739, copper medal, 40mm

 

3078

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck medal, 38mm

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

 

1567

 

Admiral Vernon, Porto Bello taken, 22nd November 1739, brass medal, 38mm

 

2183

 

The Duke of Argyle & Sir Robert Walpole, pinchbeck medal, 38mm

 

3075

Admiral Vernon & Cartagena Taken 1741, pinchbeck medal, 37mm

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

3076

Admiral Vernon & Cartagena Taken 1741, pinchbeck medal, 37mm

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

Admiral Vernon & the Capture of Porto Bello 1739, pinchbeck meda

2150

 

Cartagena Taken 1741, Don Blass & Admiral Vermon, pinchbeck medal, 38mm, scarce (listed in Betts)

 

1169

 

Carthagena taken, 1st April 1741, copper medal, 37mm

 

2533

Admiral Byng & The Loss of Minorca 1756, pinchbeck medal, 34mm,

Admiral Byng medal 1756 Loss of Minorca

Admiral Byng medal 1756 Loss of Minorca

 

1528

 

George II, Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle (Aachen) Proclaimed 1749, bronze medal by Kirk, 35mm

 

1866

 

George II, the State of England 1750, large bronze medal by J A Dassier, 55mm

 

1997

Frederick, Prince of Wales, Free British Fishery Society 1750, bronze medal by Ludwig Koch, 41mm

Frederick Prince of Wales medal 1750

 

1221

 

The Capture of Goree 1758, copper medal by J Pingo, 39mm

 

1624

 

George II, Battle of Quiberon Bay and Belle Isle 1759, bronze medal, 39mm

 

2938

George III, Coronation 1761, silver medal by L Natter, the official issue in gold

George III gold coronation medal by Natter

George III gold coronation medal by Natter

 

2229

 

George III, Coronation 1761, silver medal by L Natter, the official issue, 34mm

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3307

Queen Charlotte (George III’s wife), Coronation 1761, official silver medal by L Natter, 34mm

Queen Charlotte (George III’s wife), Coronation 1761 silver medal

Queen Charlotte (George III’s wife), Coronation 1761 silver medal

 

2154

 

The Relief of Gibraltar and General Eliot 1783, white metal medal by J Reich, 44mm

 

1223

 

Captain James Cook, the Royal Society's memorial medal 1784, silver, 42mm

 

1414

 

George III, Recovery from Illness 1789, and his visit to Cheltenham 1788, silver medal by Hancock & Phipson, 44mm

 

1936

 

George III, Recovery from illness & visit to St Paul's cathedral 1789, bronze-gilt medal by J Milton,33mm, rare

 

1909

 

Boxing, a pair of bronze medals commemorating the celebrated bareknuckle fight between Isaac Perrins and Tom Johnson held at Banbury (Oxfordshire) on 22nd November 1789, each 34mm

 

 

1012

 

The Defeat of Sultan Tippoo 1792, copper medal, 48mm.

 

1483

 

Great Britain/France, the Execution of Louis XVI 1793, bronze medal by Conrad Küchler, 51mm

 

1013

 

George III, King & Constitution, white metal medalet 1793, 37mm.

 

1999

 

Admiral Lord Howe & the Battle of the First of June 1794, bronze medal by Conrad Küchler, 48mm

 

3011

Admiral Howe, Naval Victory of the First of June 1794, silver medal by W Wyon, 41mm for Mudie’s series (1820),

Admiral Howe, Naval Victory of the First of June 1794, silver medal by W Wyon

Admiral Howe, Naval Victory of the First of June 1794, silver medal by W Wyon

 

1151

 

Battle of the ‘Glorious First of June’ 1794, bronze medal, Mudie’s series 1820, 41mm

 

1513

 

George Prince of Wales's marriage to Caroline of Brunswick 1795, white metal medal, 43mm

 

1371

 

Christ's Hospital School (City of London), silver Monitor's Medal c.1795, named to George Banton 1801, 35mm

 

2050

 

Admiral Duncan & the Battle of Camperdown 1797, bronze medal probably by Thomas Wyon senior, 39mm

 

2052

 

Admiral Jervis & the Battle of Cape St Vincent 1797, bronze medal by J Hancock & P Kempson, 48mm

 

1157

 

Battle of Cape St Vincent 1797, bronze medal, Mudie’s series 1820, 41mm

 

1934

 

The Battle of Cape St Vincent 1797, white metal medal by Thomas Wyon (Sr), 38mm

 

2051

 

Admiral Nelson & the Battle of the Nile 1798, bronze medal, 38mm

 

3083

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon Sr, 38mm

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon

 

1416

 

Battle of the Nile 1798 and Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson , bronze medal by Thomas Wyon Sr, 38mm

 

2155

 

The Battle of the Nile 1798, Alexander Davisson's bronze medal by Conrad Küchler, 46mm

 

4000

, Nelson created Duke of Bronte 1799, bronze medal by Conrad Küchler

Ferdinand IV restored to Naples

Ferdinand IV restored to Naples

1935

 

Sir Ralph Abercrombie & the Capture of Helder Point 1799, bronze medal, 39mm

 

1277

 

Defence of Acre against Napoleon by Admiral Smith 1799, Mudie's silver medal, 41mm

 

2173

 

William Pitt, 40th birthday, laudatory bronze medal 1799, by J G Hancock, 53mm

 

1441

 

Charles James Fox, noted Whig politician, bronze medal 1800, by J G Hancock, 53mm

 

2726

George III Preserved from Assassination 1800, bronze medal by Kempson, 38mm

George III Assassination attempt 1800 medal

George III Assassination attempt 1800 medal

 

3088

English Army arrives in Egypt 1801, white metal medal by T Webb, 41mm, from Mudie's’series (1820),

English Army arrives in Egypt 1801, Abercromby medal

English Army arrives in Egypt 1801, Abercromby medal

2431

Admiral Lord Keith & the death of Sir Ralph Abercromby 1801, bronze medal by JG Hancock, 48mm

Admiral Lord Keith medal 1801

Death of Lord Abercromby medal 1801

 

1015

 

The Peace of Amiens 1802, bronze medal, 48mm.

 

4054

William Shakespeare, National Edition of his Works 1803, bronze medal by Conrad Küchler, 48mm

Shakespeare medal 1803 by Kuchler

Shakespeare medal 1803 by Kuchler

 

2469

Horticulture, the Horticulture Society of London established 1804, bronze medal by GF Pidgeon, 59mm

RHS Horticulture Society of London medal 1804

RHS Horticulture Society of London medal 1804

 

3089

William Betty, actor, white metal medal 1804, by J Westwood Jr, 45mm

William Betty Actor medal

William Betty Actor medal

 

1808

 

Settlement of the British at Bombay 1662, and Nathaniel Dance's Victory over a French squadron 1804, Mudie's medal (1820) in white metal, by Droz & Mills, 41mm

 

1444

 

Great Britain/USA, George Washington, the "Eccleston Medal" 1805, large bronze medal by T Webb, 76mm,

 

2099

 

Sir Sydney Smith, Promotion to Flag Rank 1805, bronze medal by Thomas Webb, 54mm

 

2157

 

Admiral Nelson's death at the Battle of Trafalgar 1805, white metal medal, 38mm

 

2156

 

Admiral Nelson's death at the Battle of Trafalgar 1805, white metal medal, 38mm

 

2340

 

The Battle of Trafalgar and Death of Nelson, the "Weeping Sailor" Medal, white metal, 1805, by P Wyon, 51mm

 

1482

 

Battle of Trafalgar & the Death of Lord Nelson 1805, bronze medal by T Webb after J Flaxman, 53mm

 

3010

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of Trafalgar 1805, silver medal by T Webb/JP Droz, 41mm, for Mudie’s series (1820),

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of Trafalgar 1805, silver medal by T Webb/JP Droz, 41mm, for Mudie’s series

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of Trafalgar 1805, silver medal by T Webb/JP Droz, 41mm, for Mudie’s series

 

2960

The Battle of Trafalgar 1805, Matthew Boulton's bronze medal by Conrad Küchler

Battle of Trafalgar medal issued by Alexander Davisson

Battle of Trafalgar medal 1805 issued by Alexander Davisson

 

1019

 

Death of William Pitt 1806, bronze medal, by Thomas Halliday, 54mm

 

1020

 

William Wilberforce & The Slave Trade abolished 1807, bronze medal, 53mm.

 

1359

 

The Slave Trade abolished 1807, bronze medal, 36mm

 

2000

 

Christ's College Cambridge, the Beilby Porteus medal 1808, bronze by J Phillp, 43mm

 

1341

 

George III, Golden Jubilee of his Accession, 25th October 1809, bronze medal, 52mm

 

2423

The Battle of Corunna & the death of Sir John Moore 1809, bronze medal by T Webb & N Brenet for Mudie's series (1820), 41mm

Battle of Corunna medal 1809

 

1018

 

London Pitt Club, Membership badge, circa 1810, silver gilt with black and white glass cameo portrait, 40 x 45mm

 

2577

William Pitt, the Manchester Pitt Club, frosted and glazed silver medal by Thomas Wyon junior, 49mm

Manchester Pitt Club medal

William Pitt medal

 

2480

Staffordshire, Cannock Chase, Archery Prize Medal circa 1810, white metal by Thomas Wyon, 51mm,

Staffordshire Cannock Chase Archery medal

Staffordshire Cannock Chase Archery medal

 

2426

 

The Battle of Albuera 1811 and Lord Beresford, bronze medal by T Webb & N Brenet for Mudie's series (1820), 41mm

 

1577

 

General Lord Hill & the Battle of Almaraz (Spain) 1812, bronze medal from Mudie's series (1820), by Mills & Gayrard, 41mm

 

2345

 

The Duke of Wellington & the Battle of Salamanca 1812, bronze medal by N Brenet for Mudie's series (1820), 41mm

 

2531

Lt General Sir Thomas Picton and the Battle of Badajoz 1812, bronze medal by G Mills for Mudie's series (1820), 41mm

General Picton Badajoz 1812 medal

General Picton Badajoz 1812 medal

 

1576

 

Duke of Wellington & the Surrender of Pamplona (Spain) 1813, bronze medal from Mudie's series (1820), by Brenet & Droz, 41mm

 

1417

 

Duke of Wellington & the Battle of Vittoria 1813, bronze medal, Mudie's series 1820, 41mm

 

1476

 

Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Presentation of colours by Queen Charlotte 1813, bronze medal, Mudie's series 1820, 41mm

 

1498

 

Peace of Paris 1814 & the Prince Regent, bronze medal by J Barber & T Wyon Jr, 69mm

 

1150

 

Lord Exmouth's Bombardment of Algiers 1816, bronze medal, Mudie's series 1820, 41mm

 

1477

 

Waterloo Bridge opened 1817, silver medal, by T Wyon, 27mm

 

1023

 

Princess Charlotte, Death 1817, bronze medal, 49mm.

 

1474

 

Royal Horticultural Society & Sir Joseph Banks, the "Banksian medal" 1820, silver-gilt, 38mm, in case of issue from Pinches

 

1504

 

George III's death 1820, bronze medal by T Wyon Sr, 40mm

 

2999

George III, Death 1820, bronze medal by J Marrian, 41mm

George IV, death 1820, bronze medal

George IV, death 1820, bronze medal

 

1480

 

Mudie's National Medals, a complete set of forty medals in its original 1820 box in the shape of a book, the series depicting the most important military and naval events from the reign of George III

 

1515

 

Queen Caroline's return from exile 1820, bronze medal by P Kempson, 41mm

 

1560

 

George IV Coronation 1821, official medal in silver by Benedetto Pistrucci, 35mm

 

1290

 

George IV, Coronation 1821, official Royal Mint bronze medal, 35mm, in case of issue

 

1024

 

George IV, Coronation 1821, white metal medal, 45mm

 

2998

Great Britain/ Germany, Arrival of George IV in Hanover 1821, bronze medal by Carl Voigt, 40mm

Arrival of George IV in Hanover 1821, bronze medal by Carl Voigt

Arrival of George IV in Hanover 1821, bronze medal by Carl Voigt

 

1153

 

Death of Napoleon 1821 at St Helena, white metal medal, 54mm

 

2044

 

Sir Walter Scott, fiftieth year 1821, a pair of silver cliché medals by T Webb and B R Faulkner after J Mudie, 40mm, arranged for display

 

2042

Sir Walter Scott, fiftieth year 1821, bronze medal by T Webb and B R Faulkner after J Mudie, 40mm

Sir Walter Scott medal 1821

2001

 

Charles Hutton, bronze medal 1821, by Benjamin & Thomas Wyon, 44mm

1719

Royal Manchester Institute, Benjamin Arthur Heywood medal 1823, specimen striking in bronze, 50mm, by William Wyon, very rare, and by direct descent from the Wyon family

2416

Sir Walter Scott 1824, bronze medal by William Wyon, 53mm

Sir Walter Scott medal 1821

2040

Sir Walter Scott 1824, white metal medal by William Wyon, 53mm

Sir Walter Scott medal 1824

1520

 

Bishop Milner, English catholic priest, laudatory medal circa 1826, 50mm, by Barber

1914

 

William Duke of Clarence appointed Lord High Admiral 1827, silver-gilt medal by J Henning, 65mm

2536

Frederick Duke of York, Death 1827, bronze medal by Benedetto Pistrucci, 60mm

Duke of York Pistrucci medal 1827

Duke of York Pistrucci medal 1827

1450

 

Wolverhampton, St. George's church founded 1828, silver medal by Thomas Ottley, 64mm

2172

 

Royal Horticultural Society, silver Banksian award medal 1828, 38mm

1816

 

Salisbury Cathedral, bronze medal 1830, by Thomas Halliday, 50mm

1720

London Pharmaceutical Society, Linnaeus Medal 1830, specimen striking in bronze, 46mm, by William Wyon, very rare, and by direct descent from the Wyon family

London Pharmaceutical Society Linnaeus medal 1830

3176

Christ’s Hospital School, Governors Arithmetic medal, silver-gilt engraved award by Charles Reily and George Storer, awarded 1830 to William Tyrrell, 42mm, in red leather case of issue

Christ’s Hospital School, Governors Arithmetic medal, silver-gilt engraved award by Charles Reily and George Storer, awarded 1830 to William Tyrrel

Christ’s Hospital School, Governors Arithmetic medal, silver-gilt engraved award by Charles Reily and George Storer, awarded 1830 to William Tyrrel

1699

 

The Adoration of the Magi, from Thomason's Medallic Illustraions of the Holy Scriptures (1830), large white metal medal, 73mm

1698

 

Christ's Agony in the Garden, from Thomason's Medallic Illustraions of the Holy Scriptures (1830), large white metal medal, 73mm

3340

William IV and Queen Adelaide, Coronation 1831, official issue in silver by W.Wyon, 33mm

William IV and Queen Adelaide, Coronation 1831 silver medal

Adelaide coronation medal by Wyon 1831

2085

 

William IV and Queen Adelaide, Coronation 1831, official bronze medal by William Wyon senior, 33mm

1273

 

William IV, Coronation 1831, scarce bronze medal, 46mm

1028

 

London Bridge Opened 1831, bronze medal, 51mm.

1260

 

Tees Navigation Company, New Channel 1831, bronze medal, 51mm

1627

 

William IV & Queen Adelaide, Coronation 1831, white metal medal 55mm, by TW Ingram, with original paper envelope

1451

 

Wolverhampton, Political Union, established 1831, white metal medal, 43mm

2041

 

Sir Walter Scott, laudatory silver medal circa 1832 featuring "The Lady of the Lake", by W Bain and B R Falkner, 50mm

1029

 

The Reform Bill Passed 1832, white metal medal, 38mm.

1484

 

Guernsey (Channel Islands), Horticultural Society established 1832, silver prize medal, 61mm

1030

 

Temperance Society medal 1833, white metal, 28mm

1406

 

Slavery Abolished 1834, bronze medal, 41mm

3379

City of London School founded 1834, silver prize medal by B Wyon, 58mm, in case of issue

City of London School founded 1834, silver prize medal by B Wyon

City of London School founded 1834, silver prize medal by B Wyon

1032

 

Birmingham Town Hall, Completion 1834, bronze medal, published by Edward Thomason, 72mm

3143

Sir John Soane 1834, bronze laudatory medal by W Wyon, obverse after Francis Chantrey, 57mm

Sir John Soane medal

Sir John Soane medal

1031

Birmingham Town Hall, Opening Musical Festival 1834, white metal medal, by Thomas Halliday, 48mm.

2355

Wesleyan Methodist Society, centenary of its foundation 1839, bronze medal by CF Carter, 65mm

2223

 

Queen Victoria's Visit to the City of London 1837, bronze medal 54mm, by W Wyon, in case from Charles Wiener of Brussels

2209

 

Cambridge University, The Chancellor's Gold Medal circa 1838 (awarded 1863), glazed and in original case of issue by W Wyon, 53mm, absolutely beautiful

2220

 

Queen Victoria's Coronation 1838, white metal medal 65mm, by J Davis, in case of issue

2097

 

Duke of Wellington appointed Warden of the Cinque Ports 1839, bronze medal by Benjamin Wyon, in original case of issue, 56mm

1453

Lloyds Medal for Saving Life at Sea 1839, large size bronze, 73mm

Lloyds medal for Saving Life at Sea 1839 by Wyon

1510

 

Lord William Bentinck, Governor-General of India, laudatory medal circa 1841, bronze medal by Carter for Hardman & Iliffe, 52mm

2417

 

Shropshire, Return of Conservative Members of Parliament 1841, white metal medal by Thomas Halliday, 57mm

1407

 

William Shakespeare, laudatory bronze medal 1842, by WJ Taylor, 39mm

1158

 

Ottoman Egypt, Mehemet Ali (Mohammad Ali) Pasha (1769-1849), founder of modern Egypt, copper medal 1842, 58mm

1033

 

The Chinese Exhibition at Hyde Park Corner, London, and Liverpool 1842-1843, white metal medal, 45mm

1938

 

Sir Isambard Marc Brunel and Thames Tunnel opened 1843, white metal medal, 39mm

2771

Admiral Horatio Nelson, Nelson’s Column erected 1843, white metal medal by J Davis, 44mm

Nelson Column erected 1843 medal

Nelson's Column erected 1843 medal

1669

 

John Williams Missionary Ship launched 1844, white metal by J Davis, 40mm

1899

 

Royal Exchange opened 1844, silver medal by William Wyon, featuring the Penny Black portrait, 28mm

2981

Admiral Horatio Nelson Medal 1844, white metal by E Avern, 61mm

Lord Nelson medal 1844

Lord Nelson medal 1844

1440

 

Joshua Reynolds, the Art Union of London's medal 1845, bronze, by A J Stothard, 58mm

2004

 

Sir Christopher Wren, the medal of the Art Union of London, bronze 1846, by W Wilson & B Wyon, 58mm

1693

 

Richard Cobden & the Repeal of the Corn Laws 1846, by J Davis, 43mm

1035

 

Repeal of the Corn Laws 26th June 1846, white metal medal, 51mm

1408

 

William Shakespeare, laudatory bronze medal 1847, by Allen & Moore, 39mm

2020

 

William Shakespeare, a bronzed electrotype portrait plaquette, 19th century, after the Wedgwood design, 88mm x 110mm (3.5 x 4.5 inches)

2021

 

John Locke (Philosopher), a bronzed electrotype portrait plaquette, 19th century, after the Wedgwood design, 85mm x 107mm (3.25 x 4.25 inches)

1419

 

The Chinese Junk Keying, voyage to England 1848, copper-gilt medal by Thomas Halliday, 45mm

1629

 

The Chinese Junk Keying, voyage to England 1848, 45mm, white metal medal by Thomas Halliday

1420

 

The Chinese Junk Keying, voyage to England 1848,white metal medal by J Davis, 44mm

1833

 

The Chinese Junk Keying, voyage to England 1848, white metal medal by Thomas Halliday, 45mm

1036

 

Voyage of the Chinese Junk “Keying” 1848, white metal medal, 45mm

1493

 

Lord George Bentinck, politician, death 1848, bronze medal by B Wyon, 51mm

1439

 

William Hogarth, the Art Union of London's medal 1848, bronze , by L C Wyon, 54mm

1037

 

Death of Robert Peel 1850, white metal medal, 39mm

2219

 

Robert Stephenson, Completion of Britannia Bridge, Menai Straits 1850, bronze medal , by L C Wyon, 58mm, in case of issue

1303

 

Samuel Hiron, Medallist, die-sinker &c, brass advertising check circa 1850 , 32mm

1736

 

Livery Company of the City of London, the Worshipful Company of Coach Makers & Coach Harness Makers, silver medal circa 1850 (awarded 1909) by JS & AB Wyon, 57mm in case of issu

1244

 

Christ the Consoler, bronze medal c.1850, 63mm

1651

 

The Great Exhibition at the Crystal Palace 1851, large white metal medal by Thomas Ottley, 74mm

1038

 

The Great Exhibition, Crystal Palace 1851, official Exhibitor’s medal, bronze, 44mm

1040

 

The Great Exhibition, Crystal Palace 1851, white metal medal , 52mm

2422

 

Duke of Wellington, death 1852, bronze medal by T.R Pinches, 52mm

2982

Royal Academy London, Antique School, Member’s Ivory Pass 1853, 54mm

Royal Academy of Arts Ivory Pass

Royal Academy of Arts Ivory Pass

1573

 

William Wyon, medallic engraver,Art Union of London series, laudatory bronze medal 1854, by his son Leonard Charles Wyon, 56mm

2277

Crimean War 1854, set of three medals for Alma, Balaclava and Inkerman, white metal, by Pinches, 41mm, in case of issue

3103

Crimean War, Anglo-French Alliance 1854, white metal 44mm

Crimea meda

Crimea medal

3102

Crimean War, Death of Lord Raglan 1855, white metal, 45mm

Crimea medal Lord Raglan

Crimea medal Raglan

3105

Crimean War, Florence Nightingale, white metal medal circa 1855, 42mm

Crimea medal Florence Nightingale

Crimea medal Florence Nightingale

1489

 

Great Britain/ France, Napoleon III & Empress Eugenie, reception at London's Guildhall 1855, large bronze medal by B Wyon, 77mm, part of the Corporation of London series

 

3208

Visit of Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia to the City of London Guildhall 1855, bronze medal by B Wyon, 77mm

Italy Victor Emmanuel II medal 1855

Italy Victor Emmanuel II medal 1855

1514

 

Great Britain/ France, Napoleon III & Empress Eugenie, visit to England 1855, bronze medal by Pinches, 41mm

 

2006

 

Sir John Vanbrurgh, the medal of the Art Union of London, bronze 1855 on thick flan, by Benjamin Wyon, 55mm

 

2025

 

The Indian Mutiny 1857, large bronze medal by Pinches, 63mm

 

1315

 

Manchester, Exhibition of Art Treasures 1857, Inauguration, white metal medal in brass shell case from Pinches, 63mm

 

1316

 

Manchester, Exhibition of Art Treasures 1857, Inauguration, white metal medal, 42mm

 

1575

 

William Chambers, architect, Art Union of London series, laudatory bronze medal 1857 by B Wyon, 55mm

 

1574

 

Thomas Banks, sculptor, Art Union of London series, laudatory bronze medal 1858, by L C Wyon, 55mm

 

2007

 

Aston Hall (Birmingham), opening by Queen Victoria 1858, bronze medal by Joseph Moore, 56mm

 

1043

 

George Frederick Handel, Centenary of Death Music Festival 1859, bronze medal, 51mm

 

1473

Hemel Hempstead Horticultural Society established 1860, silver medal awarded 1911, 38mm in case of issue

 

1042

 

A “Billy and Charley” Pilgrim Badge, pewter, circa 1860, 78mm

 

2008

 

Sir David Wilkie, bronze medal of the Art Union of London 1861, by Leonard Charles Wyon, 56mm

 

1122

 

London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, Jurors prize medal, bronze, 76mm

 

1312

 

London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, bronze medal, 42mm

 

1805

 

London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, bronze gilt medal, by C Schnitzspahn & J Wiener, struck at the Exhibition by H Uhlhorn, 42mm

 

2216

 

Entry of Princess Alexandra of Denmark into the City of London 1863, bronze medal by JS & AB Wyon, 77mm, in case from Charles Wiener of Brussels

 

2983

Marriage of the Prince of Wales 1863, bronze medal by LC Wyon, 64mm

Prince of Wales marriage 1863 medal

Prince of Wales marriage 1863 medal

 

1506

 

William Shakespeare, tercentenary of birth, bronze medal 1864, by Pinches, 51mm

 

2012

 

Lancashire, Farnworth Agricultural Society, established 1865, silver prize medal awarded 1884, 54mm, scarce

 

1505

 

Richard Cobden memorial medal of the Anglo-French Working-Class Exhibition 1865, bronze by E Weigand, 42mm

 

1168

 

Benjamin West and death of General Wolfe at Quebec, Art Union of London 1866, bronze medal, 55mm

 

1452

 

Wolverhampton, Queen Victoria's visit 1866, white metal, 65mm

 

1468

 

Uppingham School (Rutland), oval silver prize medal awarded 1866 to Edward Wyndham, 41 x 51mm

 

1218

 

Staffordshire Agricultural Society established 1844, frosted silver prize medal, awarded 1868, 48mm

 

1248

 

Winchester, The Natives Society, Bicentenary 1869, white metal medal, 42mm

 

2984

Prince of Wales Recovery from Typhoid 1872, bronze medal by WJ Taylor, 41mm

Prince of Wales typhoid recovery medal

Prince of Wales typhoid recovery medal

 

3110

Nasr-ed-Din, Shah of Persia, visit to the City of London 1873, bronze medal by AB Wyon, 77mm

Nasr-ed-Din, Shah of Persia, visit to the City of London 1873, bronze medal

Nasr-ed-Din, Shah of Persia, visit to the City of London 1873, bronze medal

 

1286

 

London International Exhibition 1873, large exhibition medal in case of issue, heavy white metal (once gilt), 70mm

 

1475

 

London International Fine Art & Industrial Exhibition, bronze-gilt medal 1874, 51mm, cased

 

1256

 

London Art & Industry International Exhibition 1874, bronze medal, NAMED TO PAINTER HENRY PETHER, 51mm

 

2232

 

J M W Turner, the Art Union of London's medal in silver 1876, featuring The Fighting Temeraire, 56mm, by LC Wyon, in case of issue

 

2326

 

Staffordshire, Wordsley, Royal Wordsley Root Show 1878, silver prize medal awarded to Lord Leigh of Stoneleigh Abbey, 50mm

 

3062

Arthur Duke of Connaught & Princess Louise of Prussia, Marriage 1879, bronze medal by JS & AB Wyon, 64mm

Arthur Duke of Connaught & Princess Louise of Prussia medal

Arthur Duke of Connaught & Princess Louise of Prussia medal

1258

 

London, Westminster Royal Aquarium, merit medal, bronze awarded 1880, 45mm

 

1472

 

Sherborne School, silver medal by Allen & Moore, circa 1880, cased, 45mm

 

1054

 

London, The Serpentine Swimming Club, Leander Prize medal circa 1880, white metal, 45mm

 

1057

 

Marine Society, Reward of Merit, white metal medal, circa 1880, 43mm

 

2390

 

Egyptian topographical medal circa 1880, bronze, 40mm

 

1118

 

London International Medical Congress 1881, bronze medal, 72mm

 

1232

 

London, Guildhall's new Council Chamber opened 1884, bronze medal, 77mm

 

1053

 

London International Exhibition, Crystal Palace 1884, bronze medal, 63mm

 

1900

 

London, Charing Cross Hospital founded 1818, silver prize medal awarded 1884, by B Wyon, 58mm

 

1422

 

Great Britain, Royal Academy of Arts London, Patron's Medal, a superb pair of cased medals awarded to painter Arthur J Foster (fl.1880-1905), awarded in 1884 and 1885, 55mm

 

1112

 

Prince Albert Victor receives the Freedom of the City of London 1885, cased pair of bronze medals, each 77mm

 

2792

The Lancaster Canal Company dissolved 1885, silver medal by WJ Taylor & Sons, 55mm

Lancaster Canal Company medal 1885

Lancaster Canal Company medal 1885

 

1486

 

Colonial & Indian Exhibition London 1886, Edward Prince of Wales, bronze 51mm, by L C Wyon

 

1372

 

City of London Guildhall, Colonial & Indian Reception 1886, bronze, 77mm

 

2221

 

Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1887, official large size silver medal by LC Wyon, 77mm, in contemporary red leather gilt embossed case

 

1055

 

Queen Victoria’s Golden Jubilee 1887, official medal, large size, bronze, 78mm

 

1495

 

Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee 1887, large bronze medal by A Scharff, 77mm

 

1831

 

Numismatic Society of London, Jubilee 1887, and John Evans, bronze by Pinches, 58mm

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1111

 

City of London Mayoralty, 700th anniversary 1889, cased pair of bronze medals, each 80mm

 

1336

 

Royal Naval Exhibition 1891, white metal medal featuring HMS Victory, 38mm

 

1409

 

Marriage of the Duke of York (later George V), bronze medal 1893, by J Carter, 39mm

 

2985

City of London, Visit of the Duke & Duchess of York 1893, bronze medal by GG Adams, 77mm

City of London Duke & Duchess of York visit 1893 medal

City of London Duke & Duchess of York visit 1893 medal

 

1285

Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), silver John Warnham Penfold prize medal 1893 (awarded 1932), 51mm

 

1541

 

William Gladstone, resignation 1894, large bronze portrait medal, 95mm

 

1062

 

Liverpool, The Music School, oval bronze prize medal, awarded 1895, 29 x 40mm

 

2323

Warwickshire, the Welford Maypole re-erected 1896, presentation medal or trial striking, white metal, uniface, 46mm, in brass glazed case of issue

Warwickshire Welford Maypole medal 1896

 

2353

British India, Army Temperance Medal 1897, silver, 34mm, with "Fidelity" bar and ribbon

 

1954

 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897, official Royal Mint issue, large silver medal by GW de Saulles, 55mm, in Royal Mint case of issue

 

1488

 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897, by Frank Bowcher, part of the Corporation of London series, large bronze medal, 76mm

 

1333

 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897, rare silver medal, 60mm

 

1653

 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897, by Frank Bowcher, white metal medal, 51mm

 

1499

 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897, by Frank Bowcher, large white metal medal, 76mm

 

2186

 

Sir Ralph Abercrombie & the Capture of Trinidad, centenary 1797-1897, a set of three medals in silver, bronze and white metal, each 48mm

 

 

 

1411

 

Holborn Restaurant London, member's medal dated 1897, lead, 69mm

 

1361

 

Admiral Lord Nelson & HMS Foudroyant, medal struck from the ship's copper after wrecking 1897, 38mm

 

1064

 

London, Smithfield Agricultural Show, Centenary 1898, silver award medal, 55mm

 

1065

 

Cambridge University, bronze prize medal circa 1900.

 

2325

 

Visit of Chinese Minister Sir Chihchen Lo Feng Luh to the Mint, Birmingham 1900, white metal medal, 40mm, in original red box of issue

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3119

 

South African (Boer) War, Memorial medal 1900, bronze, by Emil Fuchs , 70mm

South African (Boer) War memorial medal 1900

South African (Boer) War memorial medal 1900

 

4010

South Africa Boer War, City of London Volunteers Return to London 1900, bronze medal by G Frampton in plush original case of issue, 77mm

South Africa Boer War, City of London Volunteers Return to London 1900, bronze meda

South Africa Boer War, City of London Volunteers Return to London 1900, bronze medal

1809

 

Boer War, "The Absent Minded Beggar" medal 1900, white metal, by Spink, 45mm

 

3121

South African (Boer) War, Lord Roberts, Relief of Bloemfontein & Pretoria 1900, bronze medal by Frank Bowcher for Spink & Son, 45mm

South African (Boer) War, Relief of Bloemfontein & Pretoria 1900, bronze medal

South African (Boer) War, Relief of Bloemfontein & Pretoria 1900, bronze medal

 

3120

South African (Boer) War, Baden-Powell, Relief of Mafeking 1900, bronze medal by Frank Bowcher for Spink & Son, 45mm

South African (Boer) War, Relief of Mafeking 1900, bronze medal

South African (Boer) War, Relief of Mafeking 1900, bronze medal

 

3128

Lord Roberts 1900, silver medal by Emil Fuchs, 31mm,

Lord Roberts 1900, silver medal

Lord Roberts 1900, silver medal

 

1246

 

Winchester, Millenary of Alfred the Great's death 1901, white metal medal, 32mm

 

2023

 

Mrs Frances Caroline Huth, mother of Reginald Huth (numismatist), death 1901, memorial medal published by Reginald Huth, manufactured by Pinches, struck on thick flan in iron, UNPUBLISHED AND POSSIBLY UNIQUE STRIKING, 41mm, in plush red leather case of from Pinches

 

2024

 

Mrs Frances Caroline Huth, mother of Reginald Huth (numismatist), death 1901, memorial medal published by Reginald Huth, manufactured by Pinches, 43mm, in plush red leather case of from Pinches

 

3061

Edward VII & Alexandra, Coronation 1902, silver-gilt medal by Emil Fuchs, 64mm

Edward VII & Alexandra, Coronation 1902, silver-gilt medal by Emil Fuchs

Edward VII & Alexandra, Coronation 1902, silver-gilt medal by Emil Fuchs

 

1648

 

King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra visit London's Guildhall 1902, bronze medal by Searle for the Corporation of London, 77mm, in gilt-blocked case of issue

 

2158

 

Battle of Trafalgar Centenary 1905, an award shield mounted on an oak shield, the copper originally from HMS Victory, 210 x 250mm approx (8.5 x 10 inches)

 

 

1901

 

British Diary Farmers Association founded 1876, silver prize medal awarded 1906, 48mm, by JA Restall, in case of issue

 

1070

 

Liverpool, 700th Anniversary of its Foundation 1907, silver medal, 32mm

 

3155

Franco-British Exhibition 1908, at White City, Shepherds Bush, London, bronze-gilt medal by Frank Bowcher, 65mm, in red leather case of issue from Vaughton

Franco-British Exhibition 1908, Shepherds Bush, Medal

Franco-British Exhibition 1908, Shepherds Bush, Medal

 

3157

Imperial International Exhibition 1909, at White City, Shepherds Bush, London, silver medal by Frank Bowcher for Vaughtons, 51mm, cased, unlisted in BHM or Eimer,

Imperial International Exhibition Medal 1909, silver

Imperial International Exhibition Medal 1909, silver

 

1427

 

Cope & Nicol School of Painting, silver prize medal awarded 1911, 57mm

 

1071

 

The Shorthorn Society, silver award medal, awarded 1915, 51mm

 

2722

Edith Cavell & Marie Depage, Memorial medal 1915, bronze by A Bonnetain for Fonson & Cie, 60mm

Nurse Edith Cavell medal 1918

Nurse Edith Cavell medal 1918

 

1073

 

British Lusitania Medal 1915, iron copy of the German medal, with box and propaganda leaflet, 55mm

 

2071

 

British Army in Italy, Great War, Arquata Garrison cricket prize medal 1918, silver, engraved on a medal of Gorizia by E Castellucci, 35mm. interesting historical item

 

2600

Great War 1914-1919, silver Victory medal by The Mint, Birmingham, 52mm

Great War medal

Great War medal

 

3111

Great War Memorial Medal 1919, silvered bronze, by A Drury, 80mm

First World War medal by Drury

First World War medal by Drury

 

3112

Great War, Peace Treaty 1919, bronze medal for Spink & Son, 64mm

Great War, Peace Treaty 1919, bronze medal

Great War, Peace Treaty 1919, bronze medal

 

The steamship Erinpura run aground 1919, a medal presented by the passengers, bronze 35mm

Steamship Erinpura passengers medal 1919

 

1066

 

Cambridge University, silver prize medal for boxing, circa 1920, 51mm

 

2401

British India, Army Rifle Association 1921, large silver prize medal by J Pinches, 55mm

 

2392

 

Royal Military Academy Woolwich, Pollock Prize Medal, gold (wt.66g), awarded circa 1922, by William Wyon, 45mm, in case of issue

 

1283

 

Great Britain/Singapore, the visit of Edward Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII) to the Malaya-Borneo Exhibition in Singapore 1922, bronze medal, 45mm

 

1535

 

Baden-Powell & The Boy Scout Imperial Jamboree 1924 at Wembley (London), bronze medal, 43mm

 

1148

 

Stockton & Darlington LNER Railway, Centenary 1925, bronze medal by Gilbert Bayes, 76mm

 

1696

 

Railways, Stockton & Darlington LNER, Centenary 1925, bronze medal by Gilbert Bayes, 45mm, in original box of issue and with original letter from the Divisional General Manager of the North Eastern Area of the LNER to Mr R Gilmore, Fireman at LMS Railway, Stockton Heath, Manchester

 

1131

 

The Mond Nickel Company, Silver Jubilee 1925, nickel medal, 45mm

 

2597

Cambridge University, Jesus College, Athletic Club, silver prize medal by Munsey of Cambridge, hallmarked 1925, 51mm

Jesus College Cambridge silver medal

Jesus College Cambridge silver medal

 

2597

Cambridge University, Jesus College, The Langton Medal, silver, by Peters of Cambridge, hallmarked for 1925, 51mm

Jesus College Cambridge silver medal

Jesus College Cambridge silver medal

 

1294

 

The "Photographic News", bronze prize medal, circa 1925, 39mm, cased

 

1807

 

Egypt, British Army, topographical prize medal 1920s, large bronze, 76mm

 

1261

 

The National Emergency (General Strike) 1926, LMSR Company's service medal, bronze, 51mm

 

2975

Armistice 1918, 10th Anniversary 1928, silver medal by CL Doman, 76mm

Great War Cenotaph medal 1918-1928

Great War Cenotaph medal 1918-1928

 

1655

 

Sussex Herd Book Society, silver agricultural prize medal awarded 1929 at the Bath & West Show, to "Lock Knelle" owned by Lt Col JR Warren MC, 50mm

 

1287

 

Rowing, a bronze medal for Sculling, circa 1930, 39mm

 

2954

RMS Queen Mary maiden voyage 1936, bronze, 70mm, by Gilbert Bayes, in original green leather box of issue

RMS Queen Mary medal 1936

RMS Queen Mary medal 1936

 

2780

The Three Kings of 1937, cased set of George V, Edward VIII, George VI, each 32mm silvered bronze, issued in 1937 by WH Hasler

The Three Kings of 1936, cased medal set of George V, Edward VIII, George VI

 

1081

 

National Egg Laying Test and J N Leigh, gold medal awarded 1938, 11.5g, 28mm

 

1279

 

London Olympic Games 1948, pattern silver prize medal, rare, 32mm

 

2483

The Festival of Britain 1951, large bronze medal by Paul Vincze, 63mm

Festival of Britain 1951 Vincze medal

Festival of Britain 1951 Vincze medal

 

2382

 

British India Steam Navigation Co.Ltd., Centenary 1956, silver medal, 38mm, by John Pinches Ltd, in case of issue

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1084

 

John Betjeman laudatory medal, bronze 1984, cast, 105mm

 

3063

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, silver medal by M Canioni, issued by the Royal Mint, 63mm, wt.5 oz, in case of issue

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, silver medal

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, silver medal

 

3064

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, bronze medal by M Canioni, issued by the Royal Mint, 63mm, in case of issue

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, bronze medal

Spanish Armada, 400th Anniversary 1988, bronze medal

 

3065

Millennium of High Sheriff’s Office 1992, silver medal issued by the Royal Mint, 63mm, wt. 5 oz, in case of issue

Millennium of High Sheriff’s Office 1992, silver medal issued by the Royal Min

Millennium of High Sheriff’s Office 1992, silver medal issued by the Royal Min

 

3066

John Harrison, Tercentenary 1993, silver medal issued by The Royal Mint, 63mm, wt. 5 oz, in case of issue

John Harrison, Tercentenary 1993, silver medal issued by The Royal Min

John Harrison, Tercentenary 1993, silver medal issued by The Royal Min

 

1224

 

In Memory of Joseph Conrad, bronze art medal 1994, cast, 100 x 100 x 15mm

 

2359

 

Battle of Trafalgar Bicentenary 2005, bronze medal issued by Spink & Son, 63mm, in case of issue

 

IRISH MEDALS

 

3080

Ireland, The Earl of Kildare & the Irish Surplus Revenue Dispute 1755, pinchbeck medal, 36mm

Ireland Earl of Kildare medal

Ireland Earl of Kildare medal

 

1313

 

Ireland, the Orange Association (or Orange Society), silver Membership medal circa 1795, 34mm

 

2015

Ireland, French Expedition to Bantry Bay, Bantry Garrison medal 1797, bronze by William Mossop, 39mm,

 

1512

 

Ireland, the Act of Union 1801, bronze medal by Conrad Küchler, 48mm

 

1222

 

Ireland, the Apprentice Boys and the Siege of Derry, silver medal 1814

 

2159

 

Ireland, Richard Wogan Talbot, bronze medal 1820 by William Mossop, 43mm

 

1025

 

Ireland, Frederick Duke of York, Dublin York Club silver medal 1825, 37mm.

 

1566

 

Ireland, Daniel O'Connell elected MP for County Clare 1828, cast bronze medal by Parkes, 48mm

 

1925

Ireland, The Association of Liberal Protestants, white metal medal circa 1829, 47mm, signed TFRB

 

1837

 

Ireland, Royal Dublin Society, silver medal awarded 1834 to George Lucas Nugent, by George Brown after William Mossop, oval 46 x 57mm

 

2160

 

Ireland, Constantine Phipps (Earl of Mulgrave), Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1837, white metal medal by G Brown, 52mm

 

2131

 

Ireland, Daniel O'Connell, Repeal of the Union bronze medal circa 1841, 35mm

 

1817

 

Ireland, Lord Clancarty's medal to his tenants, circa 1843, bronze, by William Woodhouse, 43mm

 

2132

 

Ireland, Daniel O'Connell, Death 1847, white metal medal by Allen & Moore, 39mm

 

2133

 

Ireland, Daniel O'Connell, Death 1847, white metal medal published by S Geoghegan, 51mm

 

1839

 

Ireland, Royal Dublin Society, silver medal awarded 1849 to William Owen, by William Woodhouse, 51mm

 

1842

 

Ireland, Trinity College Dublin, gold prize medal awarded circa 1895, wt. 31.02g, 39mm

 

1274

 

Trinity College Dublin, Literary and Arts silver prize medal, awarded 1858, 52mm

 

1841

 

Ireland, Trinity College Dublin, silver prize medal awarded 1902, 48mm, the recipient subsequently lost his life in the First World War as a member of the Royal Irish Regiment

 

1540

 

Ireland, St Patrick and St Michael religious medal by Parkes, circa 1860, bronze, 44mm

 

3358

Ireland, Dublin International Exhibition 1865 by A Geefs, awarded to Joseph Zaehnsdorf, 75mm

Ireland, Dublin International Exhibition 1865, by A Geefs, awarded to Joseph Zaehnsdorf

Ireland, Dublin International Exhibition 1865, by A Geefs, awarded to Joseph Zaehnsdorf

 

2492

Ireland, Dublin International Exhibition 1865, large bronze medal, 75mm

Ireland Irish Dublin medal 1865

Ireland Irish Dublin medal 1865

 

1295

 

Ireland/USA, The Fenian Brotherhood, brass medal 1866, 30mm, Rare

 

2129

Ireland/ USA, St.Patrick's Day Parade 1874, copper medal, 32mm,

 

1843

Ireland, the Orange Association (or Orange Society, Orange Order), a silver membership medal circa 1880, 43mm

 

1445

 

Ireland, the Orange Association (or Orange Society), membership medal circa 1880, white metal with original ribbon, 43mm

 

1836

 

Ireland, Board of Intermediate Education, silver prize medal awarded 1881, by JS & AB Wyon, 51mm

 

2537

Ireland, Cork Industrial Exhibition 1883, large bronze medal, 70mm

Ireland Irish Cork medal 1883

Ireland Irish Dublin medal 1865

 

2146

 

Ireland, Trinity College Dublin, Tercentenary 1892, bronze medal by E Johnson, 63mm

 

1293

 

Ireland, Photographic Society of Ireland, silver prize medal awarded 1913, 52mm

 

1226

 

Ireland, the Tailteann Games, Dublin 1924, bronze prize medal, 51mm

 

2141

 

Ireland, Royal Dublin Society, uniface award medal 1931 in gold after William Mossop, oval, 21 x 16mm

 

1478

 

Ireland, Dublin, the Tailteann Games 1932, silver-gilt medal, 52mm

 

1080

 

Ireland, The Irish Academy of Letters, bronze art medal circa 1935, cast, 78mm.

 

2136

 

Ireland, Irish Motor Racing Club Limited, silver prize medal circa 1953, 58mm

 

1834

 

Ireland, An Roinn Oideachais, silver prize medal awarded 1960, 57mm, cased

 

3175

Ireland, Royal Dublin Society, silver prize medal by Mossop, awarded 1963, 46 x 57mm

Ireland Royal Dublin Society silver medal by Mossop

Ireland Royal Dublin Society silver medal by Mossop

 

2823

Northern Ireland, 50th Anniversary of first Northern Ireland Parliament 1971, silver medal 71.1g, by T H Paget and C Ironside, 45mm

Northern Ireland State 1921-71 medal

Northern Ireland State 1921-71 medal

 

SCOTTISH MEDALS

 

3365

Scotland, Mary Queen of Scots, silver counter circa 1579, 28mm

Mary Queen of Scots silver medal 1579

Mary Queen of Scots silver medal 1579

 

1269

 

Scotland, Lady Arabella Stuart (1575-1615), silver medal, cast, late 18th century, 50mm

 

1991

 

The Birth of Prince James ("The Old Pretender") 1688, complimentary silver medal by Jan Smeltzing, 60mm

 

1865

 

James II's family welcomed to refuge in France 1689, cast bronze medal by Henri Roussel, 70mm

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1000

 

The Attempted Invasion of Scotland 1708, copper medal, 39mm.

 

2979

The Battle of Preston 1715, silver medal by John Croker, 46mm

Battle of Preston 1715 medal

Battle of Preston 1715 medal

 

1994

 

Princess Clementina's escape from Innsbruck 1719, cast bronze medal with later gilding, by Otto Hamerani, attractive, 46mm

 

1005

 

The Expected Arrival of the Young Pretender, Charles Stuart 1745, copper medal, 41mm.

 

1007

 

Duke of Cumberland's recapture of Carlisle and the Jacobite army's retreat to Scotland 1745, silver medal, 33mm

 

1625

 

William Duke of Cumberland, the Rebels repulsed 1745, silver medal by A and J Kirk, 34mm, attractive specimen

 

1996

 

William Duke of Cumberland, the Rebels repulsed 1745, bronze medal by A and J Kirk, 34mm

 

2980

The Battle of Culloden 1746, silver medal by Richard Yeo

Battle of Culloden Jacobite medal 1746

Battle of Culloden Jacobite medal 1746

 

1418

 

Battle of Culloden 1746, bronze medal by Richard Yeo, 51mm, an outstanding example

 

1449

 

The defeat of the Jacobite army at the Battle of Culloden 1746, silvered bronze medal by Johann Henrik Woolff, scarce

 

1278

 

The Battle of Culloden 1746, bronze medal, 41mm

 

1415

 

Battle of Culloden & The Rebels Defeated 1746, pinchbeck medal, 33mm

 

1425

 

The Jacobite Rebellion Defeated 1746, copper medal, 32mm

 

2327

 

The Battle of Culloden 1746, pinchbeck medal, 34mm

 

1346

 

The Battle of Culloden and the defeat of the Jacobite army 1746, Pinchbeck medal, 36mm

 

1008

 

Prince Charles Stuart, The Oak Society medal 1750, copper, 34mm.

 

3009

Prince Charles Stuart and the Legitimacy of the Jacobite Succession 1750, bronze medal, by Thomas Pingo, 51mm

Bonnie Prince Charlie medal 1750

Prince Charles Stuart medal 1750

 

1010

 

The Marriage of Prince Charles Stuart 1772, bronze medal, 32mm

 

1011

 

Death of Charles Edward Stuart 1788, bronze medal, later striking, 53mm

 

1014

 

The London Highland Society, Tribute to the 42nd Regiment (the Black Watch) 1801, bronze medal, 49mm.

 

1263

Scotland, The Celtic Society, silver medal circa 1820, 36mm

Scotland The Celtic Society medal silver c. 1820

2273

 

Scotland, Visit of George IV 1822, white metal medal, 41mm , scarce

 

3059

Harriet, Duchess of Sutherland 1837, Lady-in-Waiting to Queen Victoria, bronze medal by W Bain, 49mm,

Harriet, Duchess of Sutherland 1837

Harriet, Duchess of Sutherland 1837

 

2772

Scotland, Royal Scottish Academy bronze prize medal awarded 1865 by B Wyon after J Noel Paxton, 68mm

Scotland Scottish Royal Academy medal 1865

Scotland Royal Scottish Academy medal 1865

 

2011

 

Scotland, Montbletton (Aberdeenshire), silver agricultural prize medal awarded 1880, by Thomas Ottley, 54mm

 

2341

Scotland, Edinburgh, Scottish Volunteers review by Queen Victoria 1881, bronze medal by D O Smith, 44mm, in case of issue

Scotland Edinburgh Volunteers medal 1881

 

1059

 

Scotland, Glasgow University, Medical Faculty, John Hunter medals, a pair awarded to zoologist James F Gemmill, 1892, bronze, 70mm

 

2014

 

Battle of Trafalgar Centenary 1905, Edinburgh Navy League's medal, large bronze, by Alexander Kirkwood, 63mm,

 

1079

 

Scotland, Glasgow, St.Mungo’s College, bronze oval prize medal, awarded 1932, 40mm x 62mm

 

1082

 

Scotland, The Highland and Agricultural Society, silver prize medal 1939, 48mm

 

2135

A Family Group of silver Scottish Agricultural Medals 1874 - 1935, awarded to members of the Black and Belfrage Black family of Kinross-shire, 11 items in total

Scottish Agricultural Medals to Belfrage Black family

 

WELSH MEDALS

 

1050

 

Wales, Earl of Powis, Agricultural Prize Medal, silver, circa 1800, 54mm

 

1469

 

Carmarthenshire Yeomanry Cavalry, silver medal 1828, 41mm

 

2321

Wales, Cardiff Times Commemoration Medal 1878, silver, awarded at the National Eisteddfod 1879, 45mm

 

1522

 

Wales, Thomas Charles of Bala, Centenary of Sunday Schools in Wales 1885, bronze medal, 44mm

 

0010

 

Wales, Cardiff International Exhibition 1888, prize medal, white metal, 57mm

 

2352

 

Edward Jones, Wesleyan minister, Centenary of Welsh Wesleyanism 1900, white metal medal 32mm, with suspender

 

1068

 

Wales, Swansea Eisteddfod 1907, silver prize medal for craft work, 32mm

 

2351

 

Merionethshire school attendance medal 1907, silver, 25mm, by Vaughton & Sons

 

1695

 

Investiture of Edward as Prince of Wales, Caernarfon Castle 1911, official silver medal by Sir William Goscombe John in Royal Mint case of issue, 35mm

 

1397

 

Wales, Investiture of Edward as Prince of Wales 1911, bronze-gilt medal, 32mm

 

0011

 

Wales, Cardiff, Deputy Lady Mayoress's Badge of office, silver and enamel, 65 x 45mm approx., c.1942

 

1252

 

Wales, Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, 700th Anniversary 1982, bronze medal, 40mm

 

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