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Ref: 6152

Birmingham, William Wiley, Majority 1872, bronze medal by Joseph Moore. Extremely rare.

 

 

Obverse: bust left

 

Reverse: TO COMMEMORATE TEH MAJORITY OF WILLIAM ONLY SON OF W.E. WILEY ALBERT WORKS GRAHAM ST BIRMINGHAM AND BIRCHES GREEN ERDINGTON DEC 31ST 1872 in 10 lines within star circle

 

 

Condition: Good very fine, some dirt to surfaces, pierced with suspension loop; Diameter: 38mm

 

References: -

 

Notes: William Wiley senior was a wealthy manufacturer of pencil cases, living at Rookery House, Erdington (still existing but now converted to flats).

 

Price £95

Birmingham, William Wiley, Majority 1872, bronze medal
Birmingham, William Wiley, Majority 1872, bronze medal

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