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: £120 - £150

Capture of Porto Bello, 1739, a pinchbeck medal signed I.W., half-length figures of Vernon and Commodore Brown vis-à-vis, rev. panorama of harbour, 38mm (Adams PBvb 6-J; Betts 268; MI II, 535/106). Flaw in upper obverse field, otherwise good very fine £120-150