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James I and Prince Charles Counter: CM.M.176-R

Object information

Titles

James I and Prince Charles Counter

Maker(s)

Charles I (1625-49) (Ruler)

Description

Stamped in imitation of engraving presenting portraits of James I and Prince Charles.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 27 mm Diameter 27 mm Weight 2.56 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of James I, three-quarters facing left, in broad-brimmed hat with jewel, lace ruff, ermine robes, and collar of the Garter.

  • Text: GIVE THY JUDGEMENTS O GOD UNTO THE KING.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Bust of Prince Charles, three-quarters, facing right, head bare, in lace ruff, doublet, and ribband for medal.

  • Text: AND THY RIGHTEOUSNESSE UNTO THE KINGS SONNE.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.176-R
Primary reference Number: 227466
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Tuesday 25 August 2020 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) "James I and Prince Charles Counter" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/227466 Accessed: 2022-06-28 12:36:28

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/227466 |title=James I and Prince Charles Counter |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-06-28 12:36:28|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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