1050094 | GREAT BRITAIN. George III. (1768) AV Medal (30 Ducat Weight). PCGS SP62. By J. Kirk. Edge: "JOHANNES GOODSICH, A. B. COLL. TRIN. 1807.". 52.92mm. 103.24gm. GEORGIVS III PIVS FELIX PATER PATRIAE. Laureate half-length bust in cloak right / AUSP:AUG:HEN:DUC:DE GRAFTON ACAD:CANTAB:CANCELL:. Female figure with lyre wreaths student standing with book; angel with horn and banner inscribed with DETUR DIGNISSIMO above. Eimer 728; Brown 112.
On the appointment of Augustus Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton, as Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. Exceedingly rare, an enormous and impressive piece. The edge inscription was an engraver's error (John Goodrich received this medal in 1807).
Housed in an oversized holder.
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