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Ref: 4628

Samuel Pepys, 17th century diarist, laudatory medal by Ronald Searle for the British Art Medal Society 1984, cast gilt-bronze 1984

 

 

Obv: bust of Samuel Pepys facing in high relief, his signature to left

 

Rev: Pepys bowing, dressed as a dandy, Samuel Pepys Esqr 1633-1703 above

 

 

Condition: Good extremely fine, a few spots to reverse field; Diameter: 70mm

 

References: Attwood BAMS 20; E 2148

 

Notes: Pepys is famous for his Diary, recording his life in Restoration London. This medal was issued in a cast edition of just 93 medals. Additonal Note: postage will be commensurate with the medal’s weight (287g)

 

Price £195

Samuel Pepys medal by Ronald Searle 1984
Samuel Pepys medal by Ronald Searle 1984

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