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Sir Francis Chantrey Laudatory Medal: CM.54-1967

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Sir Francis Chantrey Laudatory Medal

Maker(s)

Engraver: Wyon, William

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1967) by The Perceval Fund

Dating

Production date: AD 1846

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 54.9 mm Diameter 54.9 mm Weight 80.25 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of Sir Francis Chantrey, facing right

  • Text: CHANTREY SCULPTOR ET ARTIUM FAUTOR
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The memorial to James Watt by Chantrey

  • Text: Plinth: WATT In exergue: FRANCIS CHANTREY OPUS
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.54-1967
Primary reference Number: 228979
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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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