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Henry VIII Medallic Portrait: CM.13.1-1981

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Henry VIII Medallic Portrait


Ruler: Henry VIII (1509-1547)




This medal is an 18th Century reproduction of an anonymously made lead medal depicting Henry VIII. The original resides in the British Museum.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1981-03-09) by Dimsdale, Baron

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 103 mm Diameter 103 mm Weight 157.65 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.13.1-1981
Primary reference Number: 227353
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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