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October 16, 2014

LOT 418
Named Alexander Davison’s Silver Victory of the Nile Medal, 1798
  • Named Alexander Davison’s Silver Victory of the Nile Medal, 1798
  • Named Alexander Davison’s Silver Victory of the Nile Medal, 1798

418

Named Alexander Davison’s Silver Victory of the Nile Medal, 1798

engraved to (Lieutenant) William Wilkinson of the Goliath, set in glazed bezel with hanging bale
diameter 1.9" — 4.7 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $900
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Lt. Wilkinson is mentioned as wounded in a dispatch from Horatio Nelson dated 3rd August, 1798.

Additional Info:

Department: Decorative Arts