1221

Great Britain, copper-zinc Admiral Vernon medal, 1739, Porto Bello, ex-Adams (Plate).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / Exonumia - Medals Start Price:160.00 USD Estimated At:200.00 - 300.00 USD
Great Britain, copper-zinc Admiral Vernon medal, 1739, Porto Bello, ex-Adams (Plate).
SOLD
Sign In To View Winning Bid
This item SOLD at 2021 May 08 @ 18:38UTC-4 : AST/EDT
By registering for our auction, you agree to the terms and conditions.
Great Britain, copper-zinc Admiral Vernon medal, 1739, Porto Bello, ex-Adams (Plate). AC-PBv26V. 15.91 grams, 38 mm. AU- with mostly olive-colored fields (dark elsewhere), slight surface oxidation, specific gravity measured at 8.2. Tested (XRF) at 49.42% zinc and 48.05% copper (full results on small printout included). Pedigreed to the John Adams collection (plated on p. 66 of his book).