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Death of Sir Robert Peel: CM.1705-1963

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Death of Sir Robert Peel


Engraver: Allan, David
More, Jacob



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1963) by Ritchie, Jean


Production date: AD 1850

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 38.6 mm Diameter 38.6 mm Weight 13.81 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Sir Robert Peel, bare head three quarter right

  • Text: On a wide border around: THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR ROBERT PEEL, BARONET.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription within branches of oak and laurel and on wide border around

  • Text: Within branches: BORN FEBY_ 5TH_ 1788 DIED JULY 2nd_ 1850 On borer around: BELOVED . REVERED . LAMENTED
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1705-1963
Primary reference Number: 228793
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 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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