[Medals of Capt. James Cook and Capt. James King.]
Engraving. Sheet: 95 x 155mm, (3¾ x 6"). Trimmed to image.
Image from the European Magazine of two medals, with the reverse depicted beneath. On the left is shown Lewis Pingo's 1784 design for a medal portraying James Cook (1720-1779) which was produced for the Royal Society. 13 were struck in god, 289 in silver and 500 in bronze. On the left is a medal of Capt. James King (1750-1784) who served under James Cook on his last voyage.
Kivell & Spence: Pg 164.
[Ref: 37174] £120.00