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

Date of Auction: 8th June 2016

Sold for £150

Estimate: £100 - £150

Admiral Vernon, Commodore Brown and Don Blas de Lezo, 1739, a pinchbeck medal signed I.W., Vernon receiving the surrender of kneeling Lezo, Brown holding telescope behind, rev. view of harbour with six ships, 39mm (Adams PBvlb 1-A; Betts 308; MI II, 553/173). Obverse good fine, reverse very fine, scarce £100-150