Admiral Vernon medals by British

124 medals, part of a collection struck to commemorate the victory of Admiral Vernon at Portobello in the Panama Peninsula, with Commodore Brown and only six ships.

Details

Category:
Maritime
Acquired in:
1949
Presented by:
Commander L McCormick-Goodhart through The Art Fund

Provenance

From the collection of Commander Leander McCormick-Goodhart.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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