William and Mary (1688-1694), Pacification of Ireland 1691, Silver medal

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William and Mary (1688-1694), Pacification of Ireland 1691, AR medal (40mm.) by G. Hautsch Laureate and draped bust r., WILH III DG ANG SCO FR ET HIB REX DEF FID.…
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William and Mary (1688-1694), Pacification of Ireland 1691, AR medal (40mm.) by G. Hautsch Laureate and draped bust r., WILH III DG ANG SCO FR ET HIB REX DEF FID. rev. William mounted, leads his troops in battle before the towns of Dublin and Drogheda, Victory and genii fly above with medallions of Waterford, Athlone, Limerick, Kinsale, Londonderry and Galway, RESTITVTORI HIBERNIAE MDCXCI, To the restorer of Ireland. (MI ii, 41/224; vL IV/61).

Small mark in the field before W’s face, otherwise Good Extremely Fine, deeply toned with gold lustre.

Ex Sotheby Auction, 1 October 1987, lot 396; C. Humphries Collection, Morton & Eden Auction 4, 21 May 2003, lot 1276.

Specification

Period1688 - 1694
Date1691
Medallion Group

Commemorative Medals

Medallion Category

Ireland

Metal

Silver

Size (mm)

40

ReferencesMI ii, 41/224; vL IV/61

Provenance

Ex Sotheby Auction, 1 October 1987, lot 396; C. Humphries Collection, Morton & Eden Auction 4, 21 May 2003, lot 1276

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