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The Duke of Wellingtons successes in the Peninsular War: CM.290-1989

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Current Location: In storage


The Duke of Wellingtons successes in the Peninsular War


Engraver: Wyon, Thomas



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1989) by Unknown


Production date: AD 1810

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 50 mm Diameter 50 mm Weight 44.55 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of the Duke of Wellington facing right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Victory standing on a rock with shield, broken standard below.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.290-1989
Primary reference Number: 228910
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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