Medal commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar
Medal commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar. Obverse: Short bust of Admiral Viscount Nelson in a pigtail and uniform (left). Legend: 'ADMIRAL LORD NELSON'; 'ENGLAND EVER SALUTES HIS MEMORY'. Inscription: '1758' (left); '1805' (right). Reverse: Half-length nude figure of Neptune rising out of the sea, holding a trident in his left and a wreath in his right hand, raised; starboard broadside of HMS 'Victory' in distance (left). Legend: 'TRAFALGAR 1805-1955'.
|Collection:||Coins and medals|
|Display location:||Not on display|
|Events:||Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Trafalgar, 1805|
|People:||Nelson, Horatio; Vincze, Paul|
|Credit:||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London|
|Measurements:||Overall: 57 mm|
|Parts:||Medal commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar|
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