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India General Service Medal (1936-39): CM.7180-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: George VI (1936-52)
Ruler: GEORGIUS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX ET INDIAE IMP. (With the title of)
Artist: Parker, H. Wilson




History note: Ex coll. Hugh Kenneth Lapage; bt Michael Marsh, Cambridge Coins, 16.x.1981, as part of a group of 10 for which £57 paid.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 56 mm
Image(width): 20 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by Surr, Gillian, Mrs


1936 - 1939


With North-West Frontier 1937-39 bar

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.7180-2007
Primary reference Number: 167564
Medal Yearbook 2001: 175
Location: Tray B
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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