Skip to main content

Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1814-1911

An image of British

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal

Maker(s)

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

Entities

Categories

Description

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

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911) by Corporation of Richmond, Surry

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of gilt Diameter (min) 35 mm Diameter 35 mm Weight 28.56 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The profiles of George V and Queen Mary

  • Text: GEORGIUS V REX ET IMP ET MARIA REG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Richmond coat of arms.

  • Text: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION (in exergue) BOROUGH OF RICHMOND. SURRY (in exergue) JUNE 22nd 1911 (in exergue) A DEO ET REGE (in exergue) PRESENTED BY CLIFFORD B.EDCAR D.L.J.P. MAYOR
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1814-1911
Primary reference Number: 227105
Stable URI

Audit data

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/227105 Accessed: 2022-12-09 09:50:22

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/227105 |title=Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-09 09:50:22|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-227105

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/cm/cm61/CM_1814_1911_281_29.jpg"
        alt="Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Richmond (Surrey) 1911 Coronation Medal</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Richmond (Yorkshire) 1911 Coronation

Accession Number: CM.1815-1911

Swansea 1911 Coronation Medal

Accession Number: CM.1886B-1911

Beverley 1911 Coronation Medal

Accession Number: CM.1752A-1911

Smethwick 1911 Coronation Medal

Accession Number: CM.1825-1911

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...