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Reference:5807 Admiral Anson Circumnavigation and Defeat of French Fleet off Cape Finisterre, 1747
Bust of Admiral Anson to left, about to be laureated by a figure of Victory standing behind.
Victory, holding a wreath and trident, stands upon a sea-monster and globe, with names of admirals around border.
By Thomas Pingo.
Silver. 43 mm.
Condition: Extremely Fine
Medallic Illustrations ii, 634/325; E. 616; Betts 382; Eimer (Pingo) 38.