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Ref: 5257

Netherlands, Napoleon Bonaparte, Exile on St Helena 1815, brass satirical medalet, scarce

 

 

Obv: Napoleon sits on an island rock at sea, ships beyond, WAAR ZAL IK ONTKOMEN (‘Where will I flee?’) in exergue

 

Rev: BONAPARTE OP ST HELENA in field

 

Condition: Very fine; Diameter: 27mm

 

Reference: Bramsen 1713

 

Notes: After defeat at Waterloo in 1815, Napoleon was exiled to St Helena in the Atlantic until his death in 1821.

 

Price £75

Netherlands, Napoleon Bonaparte, Exile on St Helena 1815, brass satirical medalet
Netherlands, Napoleon Bonaparte, Exile on St Helena 1815, brass satirical medalet

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