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Lot 830

Tuesday 06 Feb, 2018 - 10.00am

A 19th Century bronze medal of Pope Pius IX by Bianchi commemorating the first Vatican council, 1869, the obverse showing a bust of the Pope wearing a zucchetto, mozzetta, and stole, the reverse with Christ giving the keys to heaven to St. Peter, 3ins diameter, and a gilt bronze medal of Pope Leo XIII dated 1887, with ring and silk ribbon

Estimate £120 - 160

Plus buyers premium of 27% ยป