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Ref: 4752

Admiral Vernon, Portobello taken 1739 and Fort Chagre 1740, pinchbeck medal

 

 

Obv: half-length figure holding baton, tree to left, ship and fort to right with FORT CHAGRE above, HATH ONCE MORE REVIV’D THE BRITISH GLORY around

 

Rev: six ships enter Portobello harbour, BY THE TAKEING OF PORTO BELLO WITH SIX SHIPS ONLY NOV 22 1739

 

 

References: MI ii 548/154; Betts 275; Adams-Chao FCv 5-D

 

Condition: Good very fine for issue; Diameter: 39mm

 

 

Price £295

 

Admiral Vernon Portobello medal 1739 & Fort Chagre 1740
Admiral Vernon Portobello medal 1739 & Fort Chagre 1740

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