Ireland, Act of Union 1801, bronze-gilt medal by Conrad Kűchler, rare
Obv: cuirassed bust of George III left
Rev: Britannia greets Hibernia, JUNUNTUR OPES FIRMATUR IMPERIUM around (Their resources are united, the kingdom is strengthened)
Condition: Extremely fine, small scrape in reverse field; Diameter: 48mm
References: BHM 523; E 927
Notes: The Act of Union came into force on 1st January 1801, by which Ireland became part of the United Kingdom.