The Duke of Sussex Grand Master medal. Struck on his death in 1843, the inscription on the reverse around the rim of the medal reads- Born January 27 1773 Died April 21 1843, with his Grand Master’s collar and Grand Master’s jewel in a circle inside the inscription, and a Masonic square and rule with triangle in the centre underneath..
The obverse shows The Duke of Sussex wearing a skullcap.
Made in silver. 40mm.
An extremely scarce medal.
One of the scarcer British masonic medals. Shackles Cat. No. 14 for bronze.