Published as the Act directs Oct.r. 1 1800.
Stipple with large margins. 110 x 175mm (4¼ x 6¾").
Half portrait in a roundel of Field Marshal Jeffery Amherst 1st Baron Amherst (1717-1797) who served in the British Army and as Commader-in-Cheif of the Forces in many of Britains military campains, including the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary War. Amherst advocated for the extermination of the Native American population and encouraged the spread of smallpox through infested blankets distributed to native settlements. Amhurst also served as the first British Governor General in Canada after the defeat of the French.
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