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Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.: CM.79.72-1919

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Titles

Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.

Maker(s)

Victoria (1837-1901) (Ruler)

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1919-11-22) by Fry, Geoffrey

Dating

Production date: AD 1838

Components of the work

Object composed of iron Diameter (min) 50 mm Diameter 50 mm Weight 36.89 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Diademed head of Queen Victoria, facing left, head in chignon.

  • Text: VICTORIA (around) ASCENDED THE BRITISH THRONE JUNE 20. 1837. IN THE 19. YEAR OF HER AGE.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Queen Victoria enthroned with right foot resting on the British Lion ; Commerce, Britannia, Justice and Plenty around.

  • Text: CORONATION (in exergue) AT WESTMINSTER JUNE 28TH 1838.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.79.72-1919
Primary reference Number: 228115
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 30 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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