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Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.: CM.4.36-1922

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Titles

Coronation of Queen Victoria. 1838.

Maker(s)

Victoria (1837-1901) (Ruler)

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1838

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 45 mm Diameter 45 mm Weight 3.61 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Queen Victoria, facing left, hair piled high in chignon.

  • Text: HER MAJESTY QUEEN VICTORIA I.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Sword and sceptre crossed, dividing crown and orb.

  • Text: CROWNED JUNE 28 1838. (below) ASCENDED THE THRONE JUNE 20 1837.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.4.36-1922
Primary reference Number: 228118
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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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