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Frederick, Prince of Wales. 1750.: CM.94-1970

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Titles

Frederick, Prince of Wales. 1750.

Maker(s)

Ruler: George II (1727-60)
Engraver: Dassier, James Anthony

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1970-03-05) by University Purchase Fund

Dating

Production date: ? AD 1750

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 55 mm Diameter 55 mm Weight 82.11 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Frederick, Prince of Wales, facing left, hair long, in armour, ribband and star of the Garter.

  • Text: FREDERIC . WALLIÆ PRINCEPS. (below) J. A. DASSIER.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Two genii among clouds supporting the Prince's coronet with plumes and motto.

  • Text: ICH DIEN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.94-1970
Primary reference Number: 227897
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 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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