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Large Lot of Commemorative Medallions

Auction:
2135
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

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Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Large Lot of Commemorative Medallions, early 18th/late 19th century, most Napoleonic, comprising twenty-two bronze, seven others, one bone, one plaster, one under glass, by makers including Andrieu, Bovy, Auguste, Benet, etc., dia. 1 to 2 7/8 in.; a French medallion box containing listings of French victories 1792-1814; an English Regimental service badge for the Indian campaign 1857-1857, 42nd Royal Highlanders, lg. 2 3/8; a Lincoln memorial pendant; a 1864 Lincoln and Johnson Republican candidate medal; a Fulton Hudson River boxed medal; and a boxed Arts & Crafts gilt bronze medal for Robert and Emily DeForest, (38 total).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Andrieu, Auguste, Benet, Bovy, Lincoln, Johnson, Fulton Hudson River, Emily DeForest, Robert DeForest, Republican candidate , Exonumia, Medal, Medallion