Presented to acknowledge Captain Calder's role at the Battle of Cape St.
Freedom box by James Morisset, 1797
© Portsmouth City Museums and Record Service
- Gold & enamel
- 3 x 11 x 7 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,250 ( Total: £24,500)
- Acquired in:
Vincent, Feb 1797 where he was Captain of the Flag Ship 'Victory'. The enamel on the cover shows the defeat of the Spanish fleet; the engraving on the bottom depicts the flagship of Admiral Jervis.
Presented to Robert Calder by the City of London,1797.