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Philip Grierson portrait medal: CM.245-1991

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Philip Grierson portrait medal

Maker(s)

Engraver: Vaughan, Avril

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1991) by Grierson Fund

Dating

Production date: AD 1990

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 63 mm Diameter 63 mm Weight 176.2 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of Richard Grierson front facing

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Representation of Byzantine coins, coin books and a view of the Gate of Honour of Gonville and Caius College inscription below

  • Text: Philip Grierson 1990
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.245-1991
Primary reference Number: 228699
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 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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