William Warrington's London (Middlesex) brass medallion dated 1843. Obverse: Legend on six lines: "W. WARRINGTON, MEDALLIST. Engraver To Her Majesty 27 Strand". Reverse: Detailed view of the entrance of the new Thames Tunnel with boats and ships above and legend on three lines in exergue: "THAMES TUNNEL OPEN'D TO THE PUBLIC MARCH. 25. 1843". Plain edge. William Griffin was a medallist with a business in London. Comes with old collectors ticket. Lovely collectable condition with surfaces lightly lacquered with a deeper colour than the photograph suggests.
Withers TB3 No: 3082. Diameter 22.8mm. (↑↑) AUNC. £45.00
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