1067621 | GREAT BRITAIN. Anne.
(Queen, 1702-1714). 1708 AR Medal. PCGS SP63.
By John Croker. Edge: Plain. 40mm. 23.19gm. ANNA • D : G : MAG : BRI : FRA : ET • HIB : REG :. Draped bust, left /
CLASSE • GALL • FVG •// AD • FRETVM • EDENBVRG • XIV • MARTII • MDCCVIII in exergue. Britannia, armed, protects the crouching figure of Scotia from the French fleet in fight; one of their ships lying obstructed in the harbour. Eimer 430; MI ii 316/141; MH 1919, 139.
The only commemorative medal struck in England for the attempted invasion of Scotland by the French during the reign of Louis XIV in 1708.
Ex-Baldwins, by private treaty, c. 1965 - £12.10.0. Includes original collector's ticket.
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