Lot Archive


№ 384


26 June 1996

Estimate: £150–£200

Great Britain, Battle of Jutland, 1916, uniface die trials of the obverse and reverse of the finished medal by H. Stabler for the Royal Numismatic Society, broadside view of the battleship Lion with guns firing and shells dropping in the sea, and crowned anchor enclosing JELLICOE BEATTY, both 86mm (BDM VIII, 215; cf. E. 1948; M.H. p.492). [2]. A few minor marks, otherwise very fine and a very rare pair of trials (£150-200)