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George IV Visit to Ireland 1821.


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British Historical Medals - 1134 - KING GEORGE IV: VISIT TO IRELAND Brass 25mm N. by ? I. Parkes

Obv. Similar to No. 1133 Laureate head of George IV, left. GEORGIUS IV BRITANNIARUM REX F. D.

Rev. Irish harp above sprays of shamrocks. Above: VISIT TO IRELAND Below: ERIN GO BRAGH / + . AUGUST 1821 + .

 

Copying/Reducing lines clearly visible, I have seen strikes, from what appear to be the same die, after the lines have been polished out. Here is one My lhttp://maxentius.lamoneta.it/PagineMedaglie/VisitaGiorgioIVinIrlanda.htmink

 

He was the first monarch to pay a state visit to Ireland since Richard II of England.

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Very nice indeed. This is an interesting part of collecting and the history attached is super.

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