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Henry Irving laudatory medal: CM.5.3156-1933

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Current Location: In storage


Henry Irving laudatory medal


Engraver: Thomas, J. R.



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1933) by Henderson, James Stewart


Production date: AD 1891

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 60 mm Diameter 60 mm Weight 79.76 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped barre head of Irving facing left

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: HENRY IRVING 1891
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.5.3156-1933
Primary reference Number: 228725
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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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