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Crown (coin): CM.2970-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Victoria (1837-1901) (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: Hyams, H.




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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.0 mm
Image(width): 26.5 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1848

Components of the work

Object composed of copper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Victoria left in centre, with border, oak and laurel sprays and inscription around

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: In centre, four crowned shields cruciform with floral emblems in angles all ona diapered field; without, border, collar of Order of the Garter with St George pendant below

  • Text: Model Crown / PUB: BY H. HYAMS
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2970-2003
Primary reference Number: 158997
Rogers: 205
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 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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