TH130 Montrose Academy the 1849 James Burnes medal. Silver. 45mm.


TH130 1849 Montrose Academy silver medal. 45mm.

One of three medals commissioned in 1849 to commemorate the outstanding work undertaken in India for Freemasonry

by Dr. James Burnes on his return to England.

Engraved by Bertram Wyon.

Catalogued in Shackles as No. 105.

Although uninscribed, the box dates from the time the medal was struck.

One or two small imperfections, otherwise superb.