Lot #8. Undated (1739) Admiral Vernon Porto Bello Taken. Unlisted in Betts (?). Copper. VF.
The June 2009 Baltimore Auction - 6/11/2009
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32 millimeters. Obv: 3/4 bust of Admiral Vernon facing, finger pointing at E in THE and elbow pointing and E in VERNO (sic). Rev: ships, inscription IN COURAGE AND CONDUCT in exergue. Dominant reddish-copper patina with some light verdigris in the protected areas around the devices.