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Ref: 5026

London Bridge Opened 1st August 1831, bronze medal by B Wyon


Obv: barehead bust of William IV right

Rev: a view of London Bridge from the Thames

 

Condition: Good very fine; Diameter: 52mm

References: BHM 1544; E 1245; Taylor 102a; Welch 1; Hocking 220/1

Notes: as the medal’s reverse informs, the bridge was begun on 15th June 1825 and opened on 1st August 1831. This was the first of 28 medals issued by the Corporation of the City of London.

 

 

Price £110

London Bridge Opened 1st August 1831, bronze medal by B Wyon
London Bridge Opened 1st August 1831, bronze medal by B Wyon

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