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Box with lid; brass; cylindrical; stamped with bust of Admiral Nelson; signature; side: naval crown lion, trophies, anchors etc; inscription on bottom.
- Diameter: 8.7 centimetres
Inscription ContentADMIRAL LORD NELSON BORN 29 SEPT 1758
Inscription ContentM & P
Inscription CommentIncomplete; gives battle honours and commemorates Nelson's death.
Associated dates : 1801 (Battle of Aboukir). Associated dates : 1801 (Battle of Copenhagen). Associated dates : 1805 (Battle of Trafalgar).
Not on display
- Commemoration of: Battle of Aboukir
- Commemoration of: Battle of Copenhagen
- Commemoration of: Battle of Trafalgar
- Commemoration of: Death of Admiral Lord Nelson
- Associated Event: French Revolutionary Wars
- Associated Event: Napoleonic Wars
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Object reference number: MCN6403
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