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Hythe 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1789-1911

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Hythe 1911 Coronation Medal


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




The ribbon is red white and blue (left to right).

Acquisition and important dates

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


1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 38 mm Diameter 38 mm Weight 17,75 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: MARY QUEEN CONSORT (in exergue) KING GEORGE V.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Hythe historic coat of arms.

  • Text: GIVEN BY SIR E.A. SASSOON BART. M. P. (in exergue) BARONVM DEHETHA SIGILLVM COMMVRA (in exergue) JUNE 22nd 1911
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1789-1911
Primary reference Number: 227076
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 13 May 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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