Gilt lead trial castings by Unknown Artist

Gilt lead trial castings for two sides of a large medal commemorating the union of England and Scotland in 1707.

Details

Medium:
Lead
Dimensions:
18 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20 ( Total: £20)
Acquired in:
1914

Obverse: Queen Anne enthroned with allegorical figures and inscriptions. Reverse: Royal arms with the lion, unicorn and allegorical figures. The medal was never executed. Possibly by the artist Samuel Bull.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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