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M696 - John Manners, Marquess of Granby PC, (2 January 1721 18 October 1770), by John Kirk (1724-1776), AE medal, 6.17g., 26mm, very fine. $55

This medal was produced for and given away with the Sentimental Magazine in 1774, published in London, It was one of a series of twelve other medals distributed monthly with the magazine from 1773-1774. Granby was a celebrated British general famous for his victories during the Seven Years War in Europe.