1878 Wood Engraving Coronation Medal Charles II Catherine Braganza Globe XEC8

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This is an original 1878 black and white in-text wood engraving of the Coronation Medal of Charles II and Catherine of Braganza.

On one side are their busts with the inscription: CAROLVS ET CATHARINA REX ET REGINA

On the other is a globe with the inscription: DIFFVSVS IN ORBE BRITANNVS 1670 (The Briton spread over the world)

CONDITION

This 133+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 2.5 inches; 10 x 6 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: England, Ireland, Scotland, Africa, Europe, Asia, Antarctica, Cuirass, Robe

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