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

Date of Auction: 25th November 2013

Sold for £150

Estimate: £200 - £250

Capture of Porto Bello, 1739, a bronze or pinchbeck medal, unsigned, full-length figure of Admiral Vernon facing to right, above shell, with baton, canon and ship, rev. view of harbour with six ships, 38mm (Adams PBvi 16-W; Betts 236). Pale bronze colour, very fine but pierced £200-250