GREAT BRITAIN 1804 Calendar Medal by Kempson and Kindon Birmingham

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Collections: Medals, Miscellaneous, World Medals

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GREAT BRITAIN 1804 Calendar Medal by Kempson and Kindon Birmingham 38.5mm

Partnership formed by Peter Kempson and Samuel Kindon in 1801, a die-sinking business to produce tokens, buttons, medals, etc., in Birmingham. Employed Thomas Wyon (q.v.) and Peter Wyon to engrave tokens.
Medals were signed 'P. Kempson' from 1796-1801, then 'Kempson & Kindon' 1802-1810, then 'P. Kempson & Son' 1810-1813, then 'Kempson & Son' 1813 onwards until 1825 and 1826, when 'Kempson & Co.' appears.