Lot Archive


№ 706


15 December 1995

Hammer Price:

France, Leavetaking of Louis XVI, 1792, bronze medal by C. H. Küchler, conjoined busts of Louis and Marie Antoinette to right, reverse Louis parting from his wife and children, 48mm, in (broken) contemporary black leather case. Virtually mint state, with die flaw in obverse field and another by rim, perhaps indicating a late Soho striking (£30-40)