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Royal Society. Darwin Medal. 1909.: CM.984-1910

Object information

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Royal Society. Darwin Medal. 1909.


Ruler: Edward VII (1901-10)
Engraver: Wyon, Allan



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1910-10-11) by The Royal Society


Production date: AD 1909

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 57 mm Diameter 57 mm Weight 85.95 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Charles Darwin bare head, facing left.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription within closed wreath.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.984-1910
Primary reference Number: 228439
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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