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Medal commemorating the bombardment of Algiers, 1816

MEC1281
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Collection Coins and medals, Commemorative medals
User collections The Bombardment of Algiers, 1816 by NMMExhibitions
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Pellew, Edward
Maker: Mudie, J.
Maker: Brenet, Louis
Maker: Gerard
EventsBombardment of Algiers, 1816

Object details:

Object ID MEC1281
Description Medal commemorating the bombardment of Algiers, 1816. Obverse: Lord Exmouth's bust (right), hair short, full uniform. Legend: 'ADMIRAL LORD EXMOUTH.' Reverse: Neptune killing a sea horse with his trident. Exergue, 'ALGIERS AUGUST 1816.'
Date made 1816-20

Artist/Maker Mudie, J.
Brenet, Louis
Gerard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials silver
Measurements Overall: 41 mm
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  • Medal commemorating the bombardment of Algiers, 1816 (MEC1281)
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