National Thanksgiving for the Recovery of the Prince of Wales 1872, large bronze medal by JS & AB Wyon for the Corporation of the City of London series (400 struck)
Obv: Londinia attended by Britannia invited the Queen and the Prince of Wales into St Paul’s cathedral
Rev: interior view of St Paul’s
Condition: Good very fine, some surface deposit to edge; Diameter: 77mm
References: BHM 2928; E 1618
Notes: The Prince developed typhoid in late 1871 but made a full recovery. A thanksgiving service was held in St Paul’s on 27 February 1872.