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Original cast iron Birmingham Mint crest

Stock No

B2788

Member since
2021
  • £11,850.00
  • €13,472 Euro
  • $14,670 US Dollar

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Item Description

Important cast iron crest from the Birmingham Mint where it was originally displayed on the face of the building. Formerly the world's largest privately-owned mint, Birmingham Mint Ltd even surpassed the capacity of the Royal Mint. 19th century.
Motto of British Monarchs: Dieu et mon driot ('God and my right')
Motto of the Order of the Garter: Honi soit qui mal y pense ('Shame on him who thinks this evil')
Horn is missing on the unicorn. Some rusting and peeling commensurate with age.

Item Info

Seller Location

London, UK

Item Dimensions

H:125cm W:153cm D:34cm

Period

19th Century

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

United Kingdom

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Contact No

+44 (0)1568 616205

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