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1911 Coronation Medal: CM.2067B-1912

Object information

Titles

1911 Coronation Medal

Maker(s)

George V (1910-1936) (Ruler)
Brookes & Adams. (Maker)
Birmingham (Production place)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912-02-26) by Messrs Brookes & Adams

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 37 mm Diameter 37 mm Weight 18.31 g

Inscription or legends present

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

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

Inscription present: A crown with "G" and "R" on either side.

  • Text: LONG LIVE THE KING & QUEEN (in exergue) TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF H.M. KING GEORGE V & H.M. QUEEN MARY JUNE 22 1911
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2067B-1912
Primary reference Number: 227149
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Thursday 9 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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "1911 Coronation Medal" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/227149 Accessed: 2022-07-01 11:36:45

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