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Royal Geographical Society. Prize Medal. 1830.: CM.3096-1912
Acquisition and important dates
Method of acquisition: Given
Royal Geographical Society
Components of the work
Diameter (min) 54 mm
Diameter 54 mm
Weight 92.93 g
Inscription or legends present
Inscription present: Bare head of William IV facing right.
- Text: GVLIELMVS IIII D:G: BRITANNIARUM REX MDCCCXXX (below) FVNDATOR
- Location: Obverse
- Type: Design
Inscription present: Britannia standing, holding scroll and laurel wreath. Terrestrial globe and sextant etc., behind her.
- Text: OB TERRAS RECLUSAS (in exergue) ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON.
- Location: Reverse
- Type: Design
References and bibliographic entries
Accession number: CM.3096-1912
Primary reference Number: 228486
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
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