'St Paul's Cathedral', medal

'St Paul's Cathedral', medal

'St Paul's Cathedral, London'
Medal (reverse view)
George Daniel Gaab (active 1744-84)
England or Germany
About 1723
Bronze, cast
Museum no. 1260-1856

This medal was cast to commemorate the death of Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723), scientist, mathematician and architect of St Paul's Cathedral. His tomb bears a Latin inscription which translates, 'If you seek a monument, look around you'.