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Ref: 4983

Berkshire, death of Anthony Morris Storer 1799, bronze medal by J Milton, very rare

 

 

Obv: bust left, ANTHONY MORRIS STORER ESQ 1799 around

 

Rev: man standing behind a cart holding a whip, DOCTUS ITER MELIUS (a skilled man makes the better journey), PURLEY in exergue

 

 

Condition: almost extremely fine, die flaws to lower obverse; Diameter: 35mm

 

References: BHM 472; E -

 

Notes: Storer (1746-1799), collector and politician. In 1793 he purchased Purley Park, outside Reading in Berkshire. He bequeathed his library and print collection to Eton College.

 

 

Price 110

Berkshire Anthony Morris Purley medal

Berkshire Anthony Morris Purley medal

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