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    Betts-97. 1702 American Treasure Captured at Vigo. Silver. VF. 37.5 mm, 17.8 gm. By John Croker. This is an attractive example of a classic of the Queen Anne series showing the smallest allied ship touched by the tall mast of the larger ship below. Signs of lightest handling on the high points; examination under a glass reveals a scattering of minute contact ticks that have no great visual impact.
    Ex: Ted Craige.
    From The John W. Adams Collection.


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    January, 2013
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