Art Union Jubilee Medal [Queen Victoria]

Art Union Jubilee Medal [Queen Victoria]

Sir Alfred Gilbert, R. A. (1854-1934)

1887

Bronze

Diameter: 2 1/2 inches (6.4 cm)

This was the last Art Union medal to be commissioned and commemorates the Jubilee of the Art Union as well as that of Queen Victoria. Thirty medals in silver and forty in bronze were allotted as prizes in the Art Union lottery in both 1887 and 1888.