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Death of King George IV. 1830.: CM.M.324-R

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Death of King George IV. 1830.


Ruler: William IV (1830-37)
Engraver: Ingram, T. W.



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown


Production date: AD 1830

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 36 mm Diameter 36 mm Weight 15.47 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of George Iv, facing left.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Britannia and Fame with cherub mourning at coffin on plinth.

  • Text: BORN AUGT 12 . 1762. CROWN'D JULY 19 . 1821. DIED JUNE 26 . 1830 (in exergue) BELOV'D & LAMENTED BY HIS PEOPLE.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.324-R
Primary reference Number: 228071
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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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