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Cromwell. Died 1658: CM.2332-1918

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Cromwell. Died 1658


Ruler: Cromwell, Oliver (1653-1658)
Maker: Kirk, John




This medal is one of a set of thirteen which were given away with as many numbers of a magazine called "The Sentimental" published in the years 1773-1775.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1918-12) by Dewick, E. C.


1773 - 1775

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 25 mm Diameter 25 mm Weight 5.43 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Cromwell, facing left, laureate, in plain falling collar and armour.

  • Text: KIRK. FEC.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription.

  • Text: OLIVAR CROMWELL 1658
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2332-1918
Primary reference Number: 227511
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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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