HANOVER. Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught and Strathearne, and Princess Luise von Preußen.
|CNG 85, Lot: 1628. Estimate $150.
Sold for $215. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1850-1942 and 1860-1917. Æ Medal (63mm, 151.70 g, 12h). Marriage of the Duke of Connaught and Princess Louise of Prussia. By J. S. and A. B. Wyon. Dated 1879. · PRINCESS LOUISE MARGARET OR PRUSSIA · ARTHUR, DUKE OF CONNAUGHT & STRATHEARNE K. G. · (rosette stops), jugate heads of Louise and Arthur left; J.S. & A.B. WYON below / Crowned coats-of-arms of the couple over branches; crown above, crossed banners inscribed MAR : 18/18 79 below; all within quatrefoil. BHM 3052; Eimer 1662. Superb EF, attractive red-brown surfaces.
From a California Collection of British Historical Medals.