Lot Archive

Lot

№ 477

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31 May 1995

Hammer Price:
£230

1736. Netherlands. Centenary of Utrecht University, silver medal by Drapentier, figure of Hercules holding a bundle of arrows, his foot on a four-headed monster approaching seated figure of Minerva, shield, with city arms at her side, atrium libertatis templvm sapientiae above, reverse inscription on mantle, river god below, 64mm (v.Loon 104; KPK 2536). Extremely fine, attractively toned (£250-350)