1851 Great Exhibition 'For Services' Medal - By Wyon

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Eimer 1458, BHM 2465.

48mm. By W.Wyon.

For services rendered at the Great Exhibition of 1851. Edge named to 'A. ASPHITEL'.

Nearly Extremely Fine.

It is thought that this medal edge has the incorrect spelling and was awarded to Arthur Ashpitel, the renowned Architect whose works include the churches of St Barnabas, Homerton and St John the Evangelist, Blackheath and the namesake of the award given by The Royal Institute of British Architects.