The ‘Merchant of the Islands’ Collection of Admiral Vernon Medals

Date of Auction: 24th April 2019


Estimate: £400 - £500

Medals with no location, Admiral Vernon, 1739, a copper medal, unsigned, armoured bust of Vernon right, rev. success to the british fleet, ship sailing right, 33mm (Adams NLv 2-B; Betts –; MI pl. cliv, 13; E 551). About very fine, very rare £400-£500


Provenance: Bt J.W. Adams March 2014