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Cambridge University Athletic Club Second Prize Medal. 1869: CM.276-1991

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Cambridge University Athletic Club Second Prize Medal. 1869


Ruler: Victoria (1837-1901)
Maker: Peters, Matthew William



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1991-22-07) by Buttrey, T.V., Prof.


Production date: AD 1869

Components of the work

Object composed of frosted silver Diameter (min) 52 mm Diameter 52 mm Weight 88.45 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: University of Cambridge coat of arms.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Hermes' winged foot surrounded by closed wreath.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.276-1991
Primary reference Number: 228333
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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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