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Coronation of King William IV. 1831.: CM.4.32-1922

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Titles

Coronation of King William IV. 1831.

Maker(s)

Ruler: William IV (1830-37)
Engraver: Carter, C. F.
Engraver: Halliday, Thomas

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1922) by Perceval, Spencer George

Dating

Production date: AD 1831

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 55 mm Diameter 55 mm Weight 57.98 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Britannia, with Hibernia and Scotia, offering a crown to the King and Queen standing right, Fame flying above.

  • Text: (in exergue) CROWNED SEPR 8TH 1831.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Crowned inscription within closed wreath.

  • Text: KING WILLIAM IV BORN AUGT 21ST 1765. QUEEN ADELAIDE BORN AUGT 13TH 1792 MARRIED JULY 11.1818 ASCENDED JUNE 26 1830.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.4.32-1922
Primary reference Number: 228092
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 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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