Historical and Art Medals

Historical and Art Medals

Victoria, Golden Jubilee, 1887, a gold medal by L.C. Wyon

Hammer Price: £7,500


The experts in our Historical & Art Medals department are adept at appraising and valuing all types of medals, whether commemorative of an historical event or a prize medal rewarding past endeavours. Recently sold lots include a silver medal commemorating the Devon landing of William of Orange in 1688, a winner’s medal from the London Olympic Games in 1908 and a bronze medal celebrating Admiral Vernon’s capture of Porto Bello in 1739. Each medal has an interesting story to tell.

Our regular monthly sales generally include historical and art medals, typically featuring a range of British and World medals of all shapes, sizes and periods, right up to the present day. Over the years we have sold medals from many important private collections.

13 & 14 July 2022

Coins, Historical Medals and Antiquities

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28 & 29 September 2022

Coins and Historical Medals

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14 November 2022

British Historical Medals

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15 June 2022

Coins and Historical Medals

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24 May 2022

Coins and Historical Medals

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12 April 2022

British and World Coins, Historical Medals

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Peter Preston-Morley

Special Projects Director (Numismatics)

Tim Wilkes

Head of Coin Department

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Historical and Art Medal Experts

You're welcome to consult one of our experts, by phone or email, at any time during the consignment process.

Steadily, over the years, we've brought together an international community of people who share our particular passion. As recognised experts, with a vast store of freely available in-house knowledge and experience, we've earned the trust of buyers across the globe.

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Free Valuations

If you're interested in selling your Historical or Art Medals and you'd like a free auction valuation, without obligation, our experts would be happy to help.

Not surprisingly, our position as a trusted authority, with deep global reach, often leads to the achievement of higher than expected prices at auction.

Forthcoming Historical and Art Medal Valuation Days

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