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John Wilkes: CM.99-1994

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

John Wilkes

Maker(s)

Engraver: Kirk, John (medallist)

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994) by Simon, Jacob M. H. Esq.

Dating

Production date: AD 1773

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 25.5 mm Diameter 25.5 mm Weight 6.28 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of John Wilkes facing right, hair tied behind

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: JOHN WILKES ESQUIRE MEMBER FOR MIDDLESEX 1773
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.99-1994
Primary reference Number: 228954
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 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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