Creator

Creator Nationality

British

Creation Date

1802

Description

Peace of Amiens coin with the a bust of Marquis Cornwallis on obverse and the statement "MARQUIS CORNWALLIS BRITISH PLENIPOTENTIARY AT AMIENS". The reverse features Britannia seated next to a cherub and holding a tablet. A medallion of George III is in her lap. "POST NUBILA PHOEBUS" is written around the scene. And the exergue of the coin states "DEFINITIVE TREATY CONCLUDED 1802".

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Provenance

Proper markings

Medium

White medal coin

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.5

Catalogue Number

2015.160n

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