Naval General Service Medal 1793-1840

Obverse: The head of Queen Victoria wearing a diadem and with hair tied in a knot. Legend: 'VICTORIA REGINA 1848'. On the truncation: 'W. WYON R.A.' Reverse: Britannia seated on a sea horse, a trident in her right hand and an olive branch in her left. Exergue: 'W. WYON R.A.' Inscription on the edge: 'GILBERT LAWSON'. Inscription on the bars: 'NILE', 'EGYPT', '4 NOVR 1805', 'BASQUE ROADS 1809', 'PHOEBE 28 MARCH 1814'. The medal is suspended by a plain silver clasp from a white ribbon edged with blue.

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