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LOT 8763

Estimate
GBP (£) 250 - 350
EUR (€) 290 - 400
USD ($) 280 - 390

Price
£200 (EUR 229; USD 224) (+bp*)

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ENGLISH AWARD MEDALS - DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND ART - 1853-1856 - CHARLES HOOLE - AWARD MEDALS [4]
DATED 1853-1856 A.D.
(236 grams total, 45-54 mm.).

Group comprising copper medals: awarded with no date, 1853 and 1854. Obvs: profile bust with VICTORIA D G REGINA legend. Revs: STUDENTS / PRIZE in two lines within wreath with DEPARTMENT OF ART AND SCIENCE MDCCCLIII legend. Edges: ENGRAVED C HOOLE S 9 1853, C HOOLE SHEFFIELD STAGE 12a NOVEMBER 1854 and CHARLES HOOLE SHEFFIELD STAGES 1 4 5 & 13. Awarded 1856. Obv: profile bust with date MDCCCLVI below and VICTORIA BY THE GRACE OF GOD QVEEN legend. Rev: LOCAL PRIZE / FOR SVCCESS IN / ART AWARDED BY / THE DEPARTMENT / OLF SCIENCE / AND ART in six lines within wreath. Edge: engraved CHARLES HOOLE SHEFFIELD STAGE 8b 1856. Extremely fine. [4]

PROVENANCE:
Acquired Baldwin St James Auction.
Property of a Kent gentleman.