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Medal: Great Britain Westminster Abbey
Medal: Great Britain Westminster Abbey

Hello Joseph -- You have a commemorative medallion, sometimes called a proof, with famous London tourist attractions. These are sold by merchants to UK visitors for a few US dollars or a few tens of US dollars. As far as I know, none are made of precious metal, although gold plating is an option (see the spiffy medallion in our secondary picture). Check eBay using a search on 'westminster abbey' to see representative items. Remember that eBay prices are only valid for items actually sold. Click on the 'sold listings' link first, then note the prices.

With no precious metal and with modern production dates, these pieces are worth very little on the secondary market. The medallion in our primary picture has been exposed to the elements and is worth less than $1 US dollar. If you have a pristine example in excellent condition, a coin dealer might pay a few dollars for it.

Coin: 13843 , Genre: Medals
Requested by: Joseph, Fri, 08-Mar-2013 02:12:58 GMT
Answered by: Chris, Fri, 08-Mar-2013 16:10:30 GMT
Reviewed by Chris - Appraisal OK, Mon, 23-Feb-2015 13:52:40 GMT
Requester description: (Front) on the top of the coin, surrounding the circular part says: WESTMINSTER ABBEY. Under that there is a large castle like structure with trees by it. (Back) there are three layers of circles. The center had a cross shape. The second has three other circles i the main circle they have a large clock, a bridge and someone with two horses. The third has the words, it says: BIG BEN * TOWER BRIDGE * BOADICEA * commemoritave
Tags: medal great britain westminster abbey medallion medals medalion badge medallic medaille medallions uk brit brittan brittain england britian britt english britan british brittish circular circle part castle structure building trees tree three circles center offcenter cross second clock bridge two horses horse third ben benjamin tower boadicea circled encircle circlet ring loops circal encircled circuit ringed circumscibed incircled circel circumference encircles encircling rings circling loop circumscribed parts house battlements casa workhouse architectural buildin courthouse barn houses dwelling cabin buildings hut architecture off offset certer centre centers centered secvndae secvnd mountie mounted mount equestrian rider pony horsehead riding horseman ride horseback equestres stallion benj church cathedral coat shield arms shrine cathedrale katherdale cath cathederal sheild coats shiled crests chevrons shild escucheon insignia arm crested crest chevron creast shields escutcheon

  

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