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William Murray created First Earl of Mansfield: CM.244-1963

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

William Murray created First Earl of Mansfield

Maker(s)

Engraver: Kirk, John (medallist)

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1777

Note

Copy of Gosset, I.'s

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 37.1 mm Diameter 37.1 mm Weight 30.91 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of William Murray in full bottomed wig

  • Text: GULLELM : MURRAY. COM : DE. MANSFIELD
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: REWARDED BY THE ROYAL ACADEMY WITH THE SILVER MEDAL 10. DEC : 1855
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.244-1963
Primary reference Number: 228753
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Audit data

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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