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Arrival In England. 18 Sep 1714.: CM.TR.2043-R

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Arrival In England. 18 Sep 1714.


Ruler: George I (1714-27)
Engraver: Croker, John




History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1937) by Trinity College, Cambridge


Production date: AD 1714

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 68 mm Diameter 68 mm Weight 92.43 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of George I, facing right, laureate, hair long, in armour with straps on the shoulder, and mantle.

  • Text: GEORGIVS . D : G . MAG . BRI . ET HIB REX . F . D. (below) I. C.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The King, as Neptune, seated in a marine car drawn by four sea-horses and attended by Tritons and Nereids, approaches the coast.

  • Text: RECTOR . MARIVM. (in exergue) ADVENTVS . REGIS . IN . BRITANNIAM . 18 . SEPTEMB : 1714.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.TR.2043-R
Primary reference Number: 227781
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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