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Charles I: CM.M.175-R

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Charles I


Ruler: Charles I (1625-49)




Badge made with portrait of Charles I. Date of production unknown.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1909-08) by Bumpstead, T. Brookes

Components of the work

Object composed of silver gilt Diameter (min) 43 mm Diameter 43 mm Weight 8.10 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Charles I, hair long, in falling lace collar, doublet buttoned close, ribband to suspend medal, and scarf across the breast.

  • Text: CAROLVS . D . G . MAG . BRI . FR . ET . HIB . RX.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Royal arms, crowned, within the Garter.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.175-R
Primary reference Number: 227454
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 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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