Visit of Czar Alexander 11 of Russia to London,
Visit of Czar Alexander 11 of Russia to London, , bronze medal, 1874, by C. Wiener, uniformed bust of Alexander 11 left, rev. Londinia extends a welcoming hand to Alexander, with Peace in attendance, SERVORUM EMANCIPATOR LIBERAE CIVITATIS HOSPES, XV111 MAII MDCCCLXXIV- LONDINI, (THE LIBERATOR OF THE SERFS AND GUEST OF A FREE CITY. 18 MAY 1874- AT LONDON). 77 mm, (BHM. 2981), contained in original gilt lettered case of the Corporation of the City of London. Good extremely fine. £Sold
Alexander visited London from 13 to 21st May. During the visit the Corporation of the City of London entertained the Czar and members of the British royal family to luncheon at the Council Chamber of the Guildhall. Some 2800 guests were invited.
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