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Henry VIII Medallic Portrait: CM.13.1-1981

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Titles

Henry VIII Medallic Portrait

Maker(s)

Henry VIII (1509-1547) (Ruler)

Description

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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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 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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