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Death of Duke of York. 1827.: CM.176-1973

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Death of Duke of York. 1827.


Ruler: George IV (1820-30)
Engraver: Pistrucci, Benedetto



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1973) by University Purchase Fund


Production date: AD 1827

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Diameter (min) 8 mm Diameter 8 mm Weight 0.581 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of the Duke of York, facing right.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.176-1973
Primary reference Number: 228059
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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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