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Ref: 4184

London, Medicine, St John’s Hospital for Skin Disorders founded 1863, oval bronze medal, rare

 

 

Obv: St John standing holding cross, lamb behind, ST JOHN’S HOSPITAL FOUNDED 1863 on border around

                

Rev: arms with motto A DEO ET REGE (For God and the King)

 

 

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Condition: Extremely fine; Diameter: 42 x 51mm

 

 

Notes: The hospital was founded in 1863 by surgeon John Laws Milton to specialise in skin diseases. It had various locations in and around Soho and Leicester Square, closing in 1989.

 

 

Price £85

London, Medicine, St John’s Hospital for Skin Disorders founded 1863, oval bronze medal

London, Medicine, St John’s Hospital for Skin Disorders founded 1863, oval bronze medal

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