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Ref: 4790

William IV Coronation 1831, white metal medal by TW Ingram

 

 

Obv: Hibernia, Scotia and Britannia stand before William and Adelaide, who stand infront of thrones, Fame above, date in exergue

 

Rev: KING WILLIAM IV BORN AUGT 21ST 1765 QUEEN ADELAIDE BORN AUGT 13TH 1792 MARRIED JULY 11TH 1818 ASCENDED JUNE 26TH 1830 in 7 lines below crown, within wreath

 

 

Condition: Extremely fine; Diameter: 55mm

 

Reference: BHM 1484

 

Notes: it was only when cataloguing this medal for sale that I noticed Adelaide was almost 27 years younger than William!

 

 

Price £50

William IV Coronation 1831, medal
William IV Coronation 1831, medal

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