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Copeman Medal For Scientific Research. 1929.: CM.2.1-1985

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Copeman Medal For Scientific Research. 1929.


Ruler: George V (1910-36)
Engraver: Paget, T. H.




Obverse specimen of the Copeman Medal of Corpus Christi College.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1985-01-28) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Production date: AD 1929

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 70 mm Diameter 70 mm Weight 113.94 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Rod of Asclepius with coat of arms of Corpus Christi and an unknown coat of arms.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Uniface.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2.1-1985
Primary reference Number: 228329
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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