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Blackpool 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1757-1911

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Blackpool 1911 Coronation Medal


Ruler: George V (1910-1936)
Maker: Dingley, W.J.
Production place: Birmingham




The ribbon is dark blue.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911) by Corporation of Blackpool


1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 38 mm Diameter 38 mm Weight 17.94 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The crowned profiles of George V and Queen Mary

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Blackpool coat of arms.

  • Text: CORONATION CELEBRATION (in exergue) BLACKPOOL 22nd JUNE 1911 (in exergue) COUNCILLOR & Mrs W.H. BROADHEAD (in exergue) MAYOR & MAYORESS (in exergue) PROGRESS
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1757-1911
Primary reference Number: 227044
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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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