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Ref: 4538

Admiral Horatio Nelson & the Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon Sr

 

 

Obv: Victory seated holds a medallion of Lord Nelson, pyramid in the background, together with British lion, Irish harp and palm tree

 

Rev: ribbon draped over shield and anchor, SUB HOC SIGNO VINCES  above

 

 

Condition: Very fine or better; Diameter: 38mm

 

References: BHM 450; E 892; Hardy 8

 

Notes:. The victory of the Nile gave Britain control of the Mediterranean, and cut Napoleon's army in Egypt off from France.

 

 

Price 70

Admiral Nelson & The Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon

Admiral Nelson & The Battle of the Nile 1798, white metal medal by T Wyon

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