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Ref: 5329

London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, Prince Albert laudatory medal, large bronze, by C Wiener, rare

 


Obv: bust of Prince Albert left

 

Rev: FOUNDER OF THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS OF 1851 AND 1862 within oak wreath


Condition: Good very fine, traces of lacquer; Diameter: 68mm

 

References: BHM 2710; E 1552; Allen SK-D020

 

Notes: Some 6.2 million visits were paid to the exhibition, although Albert had died the year before so did not see the fruits of his endeavours.

 

 

Price: £60

London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, Prince Albert laudatory medal
London, South Kensington International Exhibition 1862, Prince Albert laudatory medal

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