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№ 1454


30 June 2004

Hammer Price:

George III (1760-1820), Centenary of the Birth of George Handel, 1784, a silver medal, unsigned, draped bust left, rev. legend within wreath, 32mm (BHM 259; E 810; Niggl 813). Extremely fine, toned (£60-80)

Probably used as an entrance ticket to the series of Handel centenary concerts staged in London in 1784