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Alfred Tennyson: CM.486-1989

Object information


Alfred Tennyson


Thomas, R. (Engraver)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1989) by Unknown


1871 - 1880

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 60 mm Diameter 60 mm Weight 83.95 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped capped bust of Alfred Tennyson facing right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: TENNYSON
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.486-1989
Primary reference Number: 228875
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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