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1914-15 Star: CM.160-1994

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Titles

1914-15 Star

Maker(s)

Ruler: George V (1910-1936)

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Description

Awarded to those who saw service in any theater of war between 5 August 1914 and 31 December 1915, other than those that had qualified for the 1914 Star. The ribbon is watered silk red white and blue.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994-07-18) by Druce, Mary Grace. Mrs

Dating

1918 -

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 43 mm Diameter 48 mm

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: A crowned four pointed star with crossed swords and a wreath of oak leaves, having the royal cypher at the foot and a central scroll with the inscription.

  • Text: 1914-15
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: LIEUT.E.M.W. TILLYARD R. LANO .R.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.160-1994
Primary reference Number: 226950
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 13 May 2019 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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