Lot Archive

Lot

№ 630

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21 September 1994

Estimate: £40–£60

George II (1727-1760), Andrew Fountaine, copper medal by J.A.Dassier, 1744, bust of Fountaine right, draped, reverse inscription, 56mm (MI ii, 590/236; Eimer 590). Nearly extremely fine

The inscription on the reverse occurs on Roman coins and is an allusion to Fountaine’s Wardenship of the Mint. obverse only illustrated