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Recapture of Prague 15 Nov. 1744.: CM.100-1946

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Recapture of Prague 15 Nov. 1744.


Ruler: George II (1727-60)
Engraver: Kirk, John



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1946-05-08) by Crisford, W. A. Mrs.


Production date: AD 1744

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 43 mm Diameter 43 mm Weight 32.27 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Prince Charles of Lorraine, three-quarters, facing right, hair tied behind, in armour, and ribband across the breast.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: View of Prague, cavalry entering the city; soldiers flying from the citadel on low ground.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.100-1946
Primary reference Number: 227874
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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