Obverse: Head of Queen Victoria with a diadem. hair tied in a knot (L). Legend: "VICTORIA REGINA". Reverse: At the foot of a palm tree a trophy of flags, cannon, the royal shield, a capstan, etc. Legend: "ARMIS EXPOSCERE PACEM". Exergue: "CHINA" 1842. Inscription on edge, "W. H. HALL. R.N. COMMANDER, H.E.I.C. NEMESIS". Fitted with a plain (swivel) bar and crimson ribbon (1 1/4" wide) edged with yellow.