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Richmond (Yorkshire) 1911 Coronation: CM.1815-1911

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Titles

Richmond (Yorkshire) 1911 Coronation

Maker(s)

Ruler: George V (1910-1936)
Maker: Fenwick, A.
Production place: Birmingham

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Description

The ribbon is white and decorated with the King's cypher and crown in red and blue.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 38 mm Diameter 38 mm Weight 8.57 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: H.M. GEORGE V, R&I (in exergue) H.M. MARY, QUEEN (in exergue) MADE IN ENGLAND
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A simplified version of the Richmond coat of arms.

  • Text: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE V, JUNE 22nd 1911 (in exergue) 3rd 1865 BORN (in exergue) 6th JULY 1803 MARRIED (in exergue) ASCENDED THRONE 1910 ASCENDED THRONE 1910 PRESENTED BY COUNr A. CURRIE MAYOR RICHMOND.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1815-1911
Primary reference Number: 227106
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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

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