1060405 | CANADA. Arthur Wellesley.
(1st Duke of Wellington, 1769–1852). (c.1812) AR "Wellington" Peninsular Token. NGC PR63.
Edge: Reeded diagonally right. 27mm. HISPANIAM ET LVSITANIAM RESTITVIT WELLINGTON • (Spain and Portugal Reinstated Wellington). Laureate bust, left /
CUIDAD RODRIGO...//...SALAMANCA - JULY 22 1812 - &c. &c. &c. Eight-line inscription within inner circle with the battles of Cuidad Rodrigo, Badajoz, and Salamanca noted. Br.-987 variant (listed only in copper and brass); WE-11A2; WEL-05b (R10); Robins-29280.
Medal alignment. Laurel wreath with 10 leaves and 3 berries, bow with double loop, one small lock above two large locks, and coat line ending at third tassel. .
Ex Doug Robbins Collection.
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