Counter commemorating Admiral Duquesne

Counter commemorating Admiral Abraham Duquesne (1610-1688). Obverse: Bust of Admiral Duquesne in a long wig and armour (front) head (left). Legend: 'ABRAHAM DU QUESNE.' Reverse: At the foot of a pedestal, inscribed, a warrior reclining on a trophy (right). Inscription: 'VICE AMIRAL DE FRANCE . M . 1688.'

Object Details

ID: MEC0713
Collection: Coins and medals
Type: Counter
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Dassier, Jean
Places: Switzerland
People: Duquesne, Abraham; Duquesne, Abraham
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Overall: 28 mm

Your Request

If an item is shown as “offsite”, please allow eight days for your order to be processed. For further information, please contact Archive staff:

Tel: (during Library opening hours)

Click “Continue” below to continue processing your order with the Library team.