no image
Lot 584
Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1887, Gold medal, 58mm diam., bust left crowned and veiled VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX,
Sold for £3,600 (US$ 6,047) inc. premium
Lot Details
Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria 1887,
Gold medal, 58mm diam., bust left crowned and veiled VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX, R.Enthroned figure of Empire, facing, flanked by standing figures of Science, Letters and Art, opposite those of Industry and Agriculture, r. At their feet, below Empire, are Mercury, reclining, and Time. Above two cherubs displaying shields inscribed MDCCCLXXXVII AND MDCCCXXVII, and V.R.I. in a wreath, between IN. COMMEMORATION Ex Five linked shields, inscribed ASIA AMERICA EUROPE AUSTRALASIA and AFRICA (Eimer 1733a; BHM 3219). Very light hairlines, otherwise extremely fine. (1)
Activities
Contacts
  1. John Millensted
    Specialist - Coins and Banknotes
    Bonhams
    Work
    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7393 3914
    FaxFax: +44 20 7393 3905
Similar items