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Double sovereign: CM.2958-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: George IV (1820-30) (After)
Maker: Moore, Joseph (Birmingham medallist, fl. 1850)
Origin: London

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Notes

History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 27.8 mm
Image(width): 27.9 mm

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul

Dating

1845 CE - 1875 CE

Note

Cliché imitation of double sovereign

Components of the work

Object composed of brass (alloy)

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: St George and the dragon

  • Text: 1823
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Impression of obverse

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2958-2003
Primary reference Number: 158985
Rogers: 4050
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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