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Torquay 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1834-1911

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Titles

Torquay 1911 Coronation Medal

Maker(s)

George V (1910-1936) (Ruler)
Constantine & Floyed. (Maker)
Birmingham (Production place)

Description

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

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 38 mm Diameter 38 mm Weight 27.73 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: QUEEN MARY KING GEORGE V
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Torquay coat of arms.

  • Text: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF KING GEORGE V (in exergue) BOROUGH OF TORQUAY (in exergue) ALUS ET FELICITAS (in exergue) JUNE 1911
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1834-1911
Primary reference Number: 227125
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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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