Ireland ? George III, Charles James Fox (1749-1806), Whig statesman, silvered AE medal 1800 (53mm.) by J. G. Hancock. Bust turned r. Rev. Legend within oak and olive wreath, WITH LEARNING ELOQUENCE AND ZEAL HE MAINTAINS THE RIGHTS OF A FREE AND LOYAL PEOPLE. (BHM.488; Eimer 915).
Extremely Fine with tone and rare.
Brown (BHM) suggests that the medal commemorates Fox’s opposition to the Union with Ireland.