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The Pitt Club of London William Pitt: CM.M.573-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


The Pitt Club of London William Pitt



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown


Production date: AD 1806

Components of the work

Object composed of silver gilt Diameter (min) 39.4 mm Diameter 45.5 mm Weight 22.17 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Wreath of Olive above Cameo bust of William Pitt facing right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Wreath of olive above inscription

  • Text: IN MEMORY OF THE RT HONBLE WM PITT DIED 23 JANY 1809 AGED 47 In centre: PITT CLUB Around which engraved: REVD. CHAS. RICHARDS JUNR.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.573-R
Primary reference Number: 228804
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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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