VICTORIA, 1897 DIAMOND JUBILEE LARGE SIZE SILVER MEDAL, MS 62

VICTORIA, 1897 DIAMOND JUBILEE LARGE SIZE SILVER MEDAL, MS 62

Code: 10946

£695.00
 

Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee 1897
Large size silver medal by G W de Saulles after T Brock and W Wyon.
Obverse: Crowned, veiled and draped bust facing left, with Latin legend surrounding: VICTORIA ANNVM REGNI SEXAGESIMVM FELICITER CLAVDIT XX IVN. MDCCCXCVII.
Reverse: Young head of the Queen facing left, dividing the inscription: LONGITVDO DIERVM IN DEXTERA EIVS ET IN SINISTRA GLORIA, below 1837, upon laurel branch tied with ribbon.
56mm in diameter.
BHM 3506; Eimer 1817a. (The Official Royal Mint Issue).
Complete with the original red leather case of issue.
Much as struck with the original matt surface.
Has been graded and slabbed by NGC in an over-size holder as MS 62, Certification number: 6672309-008.