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Rebellion Defeated. 1746.: CM.M.264-R

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Rebellion Defeated. 1746.


Ruler: George II (1727-60)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown


Production date: AD 1746

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 32 mm Diameter 32 mm Weight 12.44 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of the Duke of Cumberland, three-quarters, facing left, in hat, uniform coat, and ribband across the breast.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A suppliant Scot kneeling before Britannia, seated, and holding a threatening sword; her left hand rests on her shield.

  • Text: MELIORIBUS . UTERE . FATIS. (in exergue) 1746.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.264-R
Primary reference Number: 227884
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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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