A Group of Admiral Vernon Medals, the Property of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 8th June 2016

Sold for £130

Estimate: £90 - £120

Capture of Porto Bello, 1739, a copper medal, unsigned, full-length figure of Vernon facing left, with baton, canon and ship, rev. view of harbour with six ships, 40mm (Adams PBvi 5-E; Betts 221; MI II, 538/120). Obverse with striations in field, otherwise very fine £90-120