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Duke of Lauderdale: CM.YG.3359-R

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Duke of Lauderdale


Ruler: Charles II (1660-85)
Engraver: Roettier, John




History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.


Production date: AD 1672

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 63 mm Diameter 63 mm Weight 98.01 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of the duke of Lauderdale, facing right, hair rather long, curly, in armour with lion's head on shoulder, and mantle.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Minerva seated, leaning upon a shield, decorated with the armorial bearings of the Duke, whose helmet and crest rest on her left hand, her right holding her spear: behind her, a mountain.

  • Text: CONSILIO . ET . ANIMIS. (in exergue) 1672 Joan Roti . F.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.3359-R
Primary reference Number: 227568
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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