Lot Archive


№ 610


27 March 1996

Estimate: £25–£35

1833. Death of the Duke of Sutherland, copper medal by W. Bain, 49mm (BHM 1651); Death of George IV, 1830, copper medal by A. Durand, 42mm (BDM I, 668); together with a bronze prize medal of Anderson College by J. Macdonald, c.1870, 51mm (E. 872). [3]. Last fine, others very fine and better but second with attempted piercing above bust (£25-35)

George Granville, Duke of Sutherland (1758-1833); John Anderson (1726-96), Scottish natural philosopher