This is an original 1878 black and white in-text wood engraving of the coronation medal of James II and Mary of Modena. The inscription reads, IACOBVS IL ET MARIA D G MAG BRI FRAN ET HIB REX ET REGINA
, indicating their reign over the British Empire.
This 133+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light foxing and aging - top. 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 3 inches; 10 x 8 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: laurel wreath, robes, United Kingdom