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1911 Coronation Medal: CM.M.117-R

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Titles

1911 Coronation Medal

Maker(s)

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

Description

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

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (Unknown) by unknown

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 32 mm Diameter 32 mm Weight 4.28 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: The Royal coat of arms.

  • Text: TO COMMEMORATE THE CORONATION OF H.G.M. GEORGE V, KING OF GREATER BRITAIN & EMPIRE OF INDIA (in exergue) DIEU ET MON DROIT (in exergue) BORN 3rd JUNE 1865. MARRIED 6th JULY 1893. ASCENDED THRONE 1910. CROWNED JUNE 22nd 1911
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.117-R
Primary reference Number: 227155
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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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