William Dunnett Spanton Surgeon Medical memorial medal by A Fenwick Aluminium

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William Dunnett Spanton Surgeon Medical memorial medal by A Fenwick Aluminium

51mm. Aluminium uniface struck medal

I have not been able to trace this medal – it could be a trial piece which was not made in quantity
William Dunnett Spanton 1840-1822 was an eminent surgeon see Royal College of Surgeons website for a biography.
The reverse is blank but lightly engraved
Die engraved by Arthur Fenwick Aged 72 10 month 1926
also signed below bust in the die A Fenwick Ld Fecit Birm.
Fenwick was a pupil of Joseph Moore and founded his firm in Birmingham around 1888 but he had already made a lot of medals for Queen Victoria’s 1887 jubilee

Weight .03 kg