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Master's Badge: CM.65-2005

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Artist: Wyon, Allan Gairdner
Issuer: Worshipful Company of Gardeners

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Notes

History note: From the estate of the late Mrs Venetia M. Watson, daughter of the artist

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2005-01-31) by Watson, Philip Charles

Dating

Circa 1920 CE - Circa 1930 CE

Note

White metal specimen

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter 45.0 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 49.87 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Arms of the Worshipful Company of Gardeners with motto on scroll beneath, all on floriate and foliate background

  • Text: IN THE SWEAT OF / THY BROWS SHALL THOW / EATE THY BREAD
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Central disc with scrolled edges as if rose petals, with legend in border around

  • Text: THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF GARDENERS / [rosette] INCORPORATED 1605 [rosette]
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.65-2005
Primary reference Number: 156584
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 30 June 2016 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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