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Ref: 5582

Admiral Rodney, Capture of St Eustatia from the Dutch 1781, brass medal

 

 

Obv: uniformed bust of Admiral Rodney right

 

Rev: two frigates, one on fire, before a harbor, RODNEY FOR EVER above

 

Condition: Good fine, reverse fine; Diameter: 32mm

 

Reference: BHM 233; E 789; Betts 579 for obverse

 

Notes: : These Dutch possessions in the Leeward Islands had been actively supporting the American colonial rebellion, hence the need to possess them. Admiral George Brydges Rodney (1718-1792).

 

 

Price £125

Admiral Rodney, Capture of St Eustatia from the Dutch 1781, brass medal
Admiral Rodney, Capture of St Eustatia from the Dutch 1781, brass medal

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