Rear Admiral Horatio Nelson Pocket Square
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson
Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson

Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson

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Rear-Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson (1758-1805), Lemuel Francis Abbott, 1799.

  • 100% Silk
  • Hand Rolled
  • Designed and Printed in Britain
  • 42cm x 42cm

This pocket square features a portrait depicting Horatio Nelson, 1758-1805, when he was a rear-admiral and wearing the corresponding uniform of the 1795-1812 pattern, with gold epaulettes. His empty right sleeve is pinned across the front of his coat, a reminder that he lost his right arm at Santa Cruz, in July 1797. The following year, he won a decisive victory over the French at the Battle of the Nile and remained in the Mediterranean to support the Kingdom of Naples against a French invasion. He subsequently commanded the blockade of the French and Spanish fleets at Toulon and, after their escape, chased them to the West Indies and back but failed to bring them to battle.

After a brief return to England, he took over the Cádiz blockade in 1805. On 21 October 1805, the Franco-Spanish fleet came out of port, and Nelson's fleet engaged them at the Battle of Trafalgar. The battle was Britain's greatest naval victory, but during the action, Nelson, aboard HMS Victory, was fatally wounded by a French sharpshooter. His body was brought back to England where he was accorded a state funeral.

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Royal Museums Greenwich

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What Makes Our Pocket Squares Special?

1. Large Size

2. The Finest Silk

3. Exceptional Print Quality

4. Hand Rolled Edges

5. Gift Box


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Daniel Öhrstedt - Datinventory

"I was eyeing the Rampley pocket squares for quite a while and was thinking that the idea of turning classic art into pocket squares was quite brilliant and interesting.

When I finally had the chance to see the products in person I was blown away by the rich details in the prints. What you don't realise from the pictures is that the print is actually incredibly detailed even on the back of the square. This results in making it much easier to…" click to read full review.

Erik Mannby - Editor-in-chief Plaza Uomo

"My line of work gives me a pretty unique chance of studying finely crafted clothing and accessories and if pressed, I can roll a decent hand rolled edge myself. Rampley & Co’s products are as good as it gets where handwork is considered. The pocket squares I own so far are on the same level, or better than, pocket squares that usually retail for several times the price that Rampley & Co charge. The silk is finely woven and neither too thick to become bulky in ones pocket, nor is it..." click to read full review.

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