A Collection of Admiral Vernon and Related Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £90

Estimate: £150 - £200

Capture of Porto Bello, 1739, a bronze or pinchbeck medal, unsigned, full-length figure facing to left, with baton, canon and ship, rev. view of harbour with six ships, 40mm (Adams PBvi 5-E; Betts 221); another, similar, but with canon and anchor, 38mm (Adams PBvi 6-G; Betts 224) [2]. Very fine or nearly so £150-200