Auction Date: 20/06/2019 at 10:15 am
Sunderland Bridge Lottery 1816 Medallion - issued to promote this Lottery. Obverse; View of the Bridge. Reverse; Legend Presenting to those interested in the Lottery. To commemorate the Grand Sunderland Bridge Lottery & the very advantageous prices at which it was sold to the public by I Sivewight. Contractor 1816. White metal 45mm diameter. Then the largest single span bridge in the World. First Prize was £5,000 and there were 120 prizes of £100.