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Capture of Bethune, St. Venant, and Aire. 1710.: CM.SJ.618-R

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Capture of Bethune, St. Venant, and Aire. 1710.


Ruler: Anne (1702-14)
Engraver: Croker, John
Engraver: Bull, Samuel




History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1938) by St John's College


Production date: AD 1710

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 48 mm Diameter 48 mm Weight 37.3 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Anne, facing left, laureate, hair bound with pearls, lovelock on the right shoulder, in mantle, and gown trimmed with pearls and fastened with brooch in front.

  • Text: ANNA . AVGVSTA. (below) I. C.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A trophy of French arms and flags, decorated with three mural crown, and erected on a pedestal.

  • Text: BETHVNIA . FANO . STI . VENANTII . ET . ARIA . CAPTIS. (in exergue)
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.SJ.618-R
Primary reference Number: 227763
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 30 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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