Finest English Silver & Collectable Antiquities. Coins and Medals Circ Roman Tudor.Preserving the past for the future. Beautiful Large Cased Sterling Silver Queen Victoria Medal 1897 Ref QV13 Diamond Jubilee by T. Brock Medallist at the Royal Tower Mint, London. This medal was to Commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of HRH Queen Victoria in 1897. The obverse bears a beautiful raised portrait bust of Queen Victoria, veiled head with crown and dressed in royal regalia And Signed to bottom, the reverse shows a young Queen Victoria. Raised bun head above laurels.
Superb detailing remaining throughout its entirety, please see photos. The case in which the medal was issued. Case is in superb working order, with press to release catch.For the collector or investor of English Royal Regalia, Memorabilia or Solid Silver Artefacts. (A very high quality medal). The reverse depicts the famous young head portrait of Queen Victoria with the date of her ascension to the throne (1837) below.
To either side of the portrait is the inscription. LONGITVDO DIERVM IN DEXTERA EIVS ET IN SINISTRA GLORIA. The obverse features the veiled bust of the'old head' Victoria with the inscription: - VICTORIA ANNVM REGNI SEXAGESIMVM FELICITER CLAVDIT XX IVN MDCCCXCVII. Queen Victoria Full Name: Alexandrina Victoria Father: Edward, Duke of Kent (son of George III) Mother: Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Born: May 24, 1819 at Kensington Palace Ascended to the throne: June 20, 1837 aged 18 years Crowned: June 28, 1838 at Westminster Abbey Married: Albert, son of Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, on February 10, 1840 Children: Four sons including Edward VII, and five daughters Died: January 22, 1901 at Osborne, Isle of Wight, aged 81 years, 7 months, and 29 days Buried at: Frogmore.
Medallist at the Royal Tower Mint. Medal light surface marks consistent with age, light cuff marks to box.
Of higher than usual quality. Maybe a gift for someone special, birthdays , christenings , all occasions, for your own collection maybe. The item "Beautiful Large Cased Sterling Silver Queen Victoria Medal 1897 Ref QV13" is in sale since Friday, November 13, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "uksilverantiques" and is located in london, London.This item can be shipped worldwide.