A silver-gilt counter struck in 1588 to commemorate the defeat of the Spanish Armada.
Silver-gilt Counter by Unknown Artist, 1588
© Fitzwilliam Museum
- Diameter: 3 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- A J Hugh Smith through The Art Fund
Obverse: Four people kneeling in prayer. Reverse: Spanish ship breaking upon a rock.
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