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Ref: 5555

Isle of Man, John Murray, Duke of Atholl, death 1774, silver medal by J Kirk, 37mm, scarce

 

 

Obv: bust right, IOHANNES MURRAY ATHOLL DVX around

 

Rev: woman sitting on a shore, lamenting, legend around

 

 

Condition: Extremely fine, deep iridescent tone; Diameter: 37mm

 

Reference: BHM 192; E 756; Quarmby 146

 

Notes: John Murray was the last Lord of Man, selling the island’s sovereignty to the British Treasury in 1765.

 

 

Price £395

John Murray, Duke of Atholl, death 1774, silver medal
John Murray, Duke of Atholl, death 1774, silver medal

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