Tenth Anniversary of the Death of Matthew Boulton, bronze medal, 1819, By G. Pidgeon after P. Rouw, draped bust of Matthew Boulton with hair tied back profile right, MATTHAEUS BOULTON, rev. inscription within open wreath, INVENTAS/ AUT QUI VITAM/ EXCOLVERE PER / ARTIS, edge stamped, PATRIS AMICIS M. R. B. CICICCCCXV111, 63 mm, (BHM. 976; Pollard p. 316-8), contained within gilt shells and red leather case. Good extremely fine. £850.00
This was a medal produced by Matthew Robinson Boulton, the heir to Soho, as a dedication to his father.