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Delhi Durbar Medal: CM.M.155-R

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Titles

Delhi Durbar Medal

Maker(s)

Ruler: Edward VII (1901-10)

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Description

This medal was struck to celebrate the Durbar of the King Emperor at Delhi in 1903. It was given to rulers of the Indian princely states. Ribbon is light blue with 3 thin stripes of dark blue on the left, centre, and right.

Notes

History note: Secretary of State for India in 1903

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (unknown) by unknown

Dating

1903 -

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Diameter (min) 38.5 mm Diameter 38.5 mm Weight 58.82 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: A right-facing crowned bust of the King Emperor.

  • Text: EDWARD VII DELHI DURBAR 1903
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.155-R
Primary reference Number: 226888
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Tuesday 3 September 2019 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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