Wed, 20th Apr 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Princess)

 
  Lot 71
 

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MATTHEW BOULTON'S MEDAL FOR TRAFALGAR, 21ST...

MATTHEW BOULTON'S MEDAL FOR TRAFALGAR, 21ST OCTOBER 1805
in pewter, engraved in sky Robert Duncan ab / HMS Spartiate, with applied ribbon loop -- 1⅞in. (4.7cm.) diameter
Impressed into the Service at the resumption of hostilities in May 1803, Duncan served in Spartiate until the ship was paid off in December 1809.

Sold for £372
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
MATTHEW BOULTON'S MEDAL FOR TRAFALGAR, 21ST OCTOBER 1805
in pewter, engraved in sky Robert Duncan ab / HMS Spartiate, with applied ribbon loop -- 1⅞in. (4.7cm.) diameter
Impressed into the Service at the resumption of hostilities in May 1803, Duncan served in Spartiate until the ship was paid off in December 1809.