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Royal Geographical Society. Patrons Medal. 1910.: CM.3102-1912

Object information

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Titles

Royal Geographical Society. Patrons Medal. 1910.

Maker(s)

Ruler: George V (1910-36)
Engraver: Wyon, Allan Gairdner

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912-06-19) by Royal Geographical Society

Dating

Production date: AD 1910

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 54 mm Diameter 54 mm Weight 63.65 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of George V, facing left.

  • Text: GEORGIUS V D : G : BRITT : OMN : REX F : D : IND : IMP : MCMX (below) PATRONUS
  • 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

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3102-1912
Primary reference Number: 228488
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Royal Geographical Society. Patrons Medal. 1910." Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/228488 Accessed: 2023-01-28 21:27:45

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