Feb 28, 2006 - Sale 2068

Sale 2068 - Lot 42

Price Realized: $ 978
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
ANTI-SLAVERY MEDAL (MEDAL.) Am I Not A Man and A Brother. A Voice from Great Britain to America. Circular medal made of Britannia Metal, an amalgam of tin, antimony and zinc, depicting a kneeling slave on both sides. 431/2 mm diameter; hole punched for hanging on a chain. [London: British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society, 1834]

Additional Details

This medal was derived from an original design by Josiah Wedgwood commissioned by the British Anti-Slavery Society.