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Visit of Czar Alexander I to London. 1814.: CM.M.422-R

Object information

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Titles

Visit of Czar Alexander I to London. 1814.

Maker(s)

Ruler: George III (1760-1820)
Engraver: Westwood, John

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown

Dating

Production date: AD 1814

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 42 mm Diameter 42 mm Weight 24.18 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Uniformed bust of Czar Alexander I, bare head, facing right.

  • Text: ALEXANDER EMPEROR OF RUSSIA (below) BORN THE 23 OF DECEMBER 1777
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Flame flying above inscription.

  • Text: HE SECURED AN HONOURABLE PEACE ON THE CONTINENT AND VISITED ENGLAND JUNE 1814. (centre) EMANCIPATOR OF EUROPE
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.422-R
Primary reference Number: 228576
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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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