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Ref: 5293

Duke of Wellington, created Earl 1812, bronze medal by T Webb

 

 

Obv: bust left in high relief, ART.COMES DE WELLINGTON around

 

Rev: VOTA PVBLICA (‘Public prayers’) in laurel wreath

 

References: BHM 746; E 1029; Br 1174

 

Condition: Extremely fine, good colour; Diameter: 54mm

 

 

Notes: The earldom was conferred as a reward for military success in Spain as part of the Peninsular War.

 

 

Price £130

Duke of Wellington, created Earl 1812, bronze medal by T Webb
Duke of Wellington, created Earl 1812, bronze medal by T Webb

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