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Christchurch 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1770-1911

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Christchurch 1911 Coronation Medal


George V (1910-1936) (Ruler)
Restall, J.A. (Maker)
Birmingham (Production place)


The ribbon is red white and blue (left to right). The bar is decorated with a crown with the inscription "1911"

Acquisition and important dates

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


1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of gilt Diameter (min) 39 mm Diameter 39 mm Weight 22.63 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: H.M. GEORGE V (in exergue) H.M. QUEEN MARY 1911
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A sitting figure of Jesus surrounded with a laurel wreath.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1770-1911
Primary reference Number: 227059
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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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