Highlights from our auctions

The Lugdunum Auction 21
9. June 2021

Lot 48 – The Calaisienne:
an exceptional medal from Charles VII commemorating the end of the Hundred Year’s war (video)
1455

Lot 96 – The Supremacy Medal: a very rare English gold medal from Henry VIII (video)
1545

Lot 59 – The Justitia Medal:
a very rare French gold medal from Louis XIII by
Guillaume  Dupré (video)
1623

Lot 58 – The medal of Opulence: a very artistic gold medal of Marie de’ Medici (video)
1610-1614

Charles VII, Calaisienne
Henry VIII, Supremacy Medal
Louis XIII, Justitia Medal
Maria de' Medici, Medal of Opulence

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A small group of exceptional medals
with prestigious provenance

Martine, Comtesse de Béhague, 1870-1939

These medals are part of a small group of exceptional medals assembled at the beginning of the 20th Century by the famous art collector, numismatist and benefactress Martine, Comtesse de Béhague, 1870-1939.

They will be offered for sale in our coming Lugdunum auction taking place in later spring 2021.

The consignor has generously decided to donate the proceeds of the sale of this medal to support the reconstruction and restoration of the Cathedral Notre-Dame de Paris.

Notre-Dame de Paris

The Lugdunum Auction 19
12. March 2019

Lot 17 – Swiss coins:
Solothurn City. Guldiner nd – extremely rare

Lot 78 – Swiss coins:
Solothurn City. Double Dublone 1787 – very rare

Lot 21 – Swiss coins:
Solothurn City. Dicken nd – rare

Lot 109 – Swiss coins: Solothurn Canton. 16 Francs 1813 – of great rarity

Solothurn City. Guldiner nd
Solothurn City. Double Dublone 1787
Solothurn City. Dicken nd
Solothurn Canton. 16 Francs 1813

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