Admiral Edward Vernon: Cartagena
Diameter and weight: 38 mm (1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Circular medal of Edward Vernon, admiral of the British fleet. Coin turn.
Obverse: Admiral Vernon and Sir Ogle standing at center; inscribed in band at edge “ADML VERNON AND CHALOMER O[G]LE” and in exergue “WE LOOK FOR/DON BLASS”.
Reverse: Two ship at fortified harbor; inscribed in band above “TOOK CARTHAGE APRIL 1741” and at center under beaded arch “DON/BLASS”.
Obverse: Inscribed in band at edge "ADML VERNON AND CHALOMER O[G]LE" and in exergue "WE LOOK FOR/DON BLASS".
Reverse: Inscribed in band above "TOOK CARTHAGE APRIL 1741" and at center under beaded arch "DON/BLASS".