GB, Charles Dickens Centenary 1870-1970 silver commemorative medal by Paul Vincze. Made by the Royal Mint for the Dickens Fellowship. Bust of the novelist and writer left with industrial chimneys and urban rooftops behind. Reverse kneeling veiled female figure holding a large book and a lamp, in a library. Original case and certificate no. 172 of limited edition of 2500 medals. Case and certificate foxed. Sterling silver AR 121g. 63mm. EF with patina marked on the reverse.