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Ref: 4767

Birmingham, Independent Meeting House 1819, bronze medal by Thomas Halliday, very rare

 

 

Obv: a foundation stone before clouds and a gateway, HOSANNA over sunburst, in exergue DEPOSITED XXX JULY MDCCCXIX

 

Rev: INDEPENDENT MEETING HOUSE CARRS LANE BIRMINGHAM CAPACITY 2100 SEATS JOHN ANGEL JAMES MINISTER S.T.WHITWELL ARCHITECT in 8 lines, BY VOLUNTARY SUBSCRIPTION on border around

 

 

Condition: about extremely fine; Diameter: 53mm

 

References: unlisted in BHM or Eimer

 

Notes: the chapel was Congregationalist

 

 

Price £175

Birmingham Independent Meeting House medal 1819
Birmingham Independent Meeting House medal 1819

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