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Ref: 4996

George IV, Coronation 1821, silver medal by B Pistrucci, the official issue

 

 

Obv: laureate bust of George IV left

 

Rev: George IV enthroned, fame holding crown above him, attended by Britannia, Scotia & Hibernia before him

 

Condition: Extremely fine; Diameter: 35mm

 

References: BHM 1070; E 1146a

 

Notes: The coronation is remembered these days for Queen Caroline’s attempts to enter Westminster Abbey but being refused entry on George IV’s orders.

 

Price £350

George IV, Coronation 1821, silver medal by B Pistrucci, the official issue
George IV, Coronation 1821, silver medal by B Pistrucci, the official issue

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