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2 pounds: CM.331-2013

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Elizabeth II (r. 1952-2022)
Ian Rank-Broadley (Designer)
Mint: Royal Mint




The 200th Anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2013-06-10) by Knox, Tim (FSA)


Production date: AD 2012

Components of the work

Object composed of bimetallic Diameter 28.4 mm Weight 12.00 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: A silhouette profile of the writer through the titles of his works.

  • Text: 1812 CHARLES DICKENS 1870
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.331-2013
Primary reference Number: 197930
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Created: Wednesday 9 April 2014 Updated: Tuesday 8 August 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 8 August 2023

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

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