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Lieutenant General Lynedoch, The battle of San Sebastian: CM.243-1969

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Current Location: In storage


Lieutenant General Lynedoch, The battle of San Sebastian


Engraver: Webb, Thomas (metalsmith)
Engraver: Mills, G.



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1969) by University Purchase Fund


Production date: AD 1813

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 41 mm Diameter 41 mm Weight 39.01 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of Lord Lynedoch facing right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A Roman soldier holding a sword in his right hand and a naval crown in his left, standing upon the ramparts of the town of San Sebastian

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.243-1969
Primary reference Number: 228751
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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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