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Royal Historical Society. Alexandra Prize Medal.: CM.284-1963

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Royal Historical Society. Alexandra Prize Medal.


Ruler: Victoria (1837-1901)
Engraver: Wyon, Allan



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1963-04-25) by Wyon, E. M., Mrs.

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 57 mm Diameter 57 mm Weight 86.83 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Female figure seated, with manuscript in one hand and pen of laurel in the other, open book and oak leaves in exergue.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription around closed wreath.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.284-1963
Primary reference Number: 228506
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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