Worshipful Company of Musicians, silver medal, 1959, by C. B. Birch, as seated female figure holding a lyre and laurel wreath right, rev. the arms of the Company, PRESENTED BY WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF MUSICIANS OF LONDON FOUNDED 1604, edge inscribed, Margaret Berenice Price. 3/11/59, 55 mm. A few minor surface marks, otherwise good extremely fine and rare. £185.00
Dame Margaret Berenice Price DBE (1941-2011). Welsh soprano, noted for her tonal splendour and celebrated for her Mozart and Verdi interpretations.