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Miniature British War Medal: CM.177-1992

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Miniature British War Medal

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Ruler: George V (1910-1936)

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Description

This medal is a minature version of the British War Medal given to Dr E.M.W. Tillyard.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1992-06-08) by Tillyard, Stephen

Components of the work

Object Diameter (min) 17 mm Diameter 17 mm

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The uncrowned profile of George V facing left.

  • Text: GEORGIVS V BRITT. OMN: REX ET IND:IMP:
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.177-1992
Primary reference Number: 226946
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 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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