Lot 1358

British Historical Medals from Various Properties

John Smart, c. 1770, a uniface silver medal by J. Kirk [after J. Smith], bust right, rev. engraved Septr 22. 1798. in centre, 37mm, 22.39g (BHM 153; E 764). Lightly cleaned and with some minor marks, otherwise about extremely fine, very rare £500-£700---In her book John Smart: The Man and His Miniatures, Daphne Foskett writes “A medal bearing... more