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The Magdala bronze medal presented by General Sir F P Haines Commander-in-chief in India: CM.248-1938

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Magdala bronze medal presented by General Sir F P Haines Commander-in-chief in India

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1938-12-3) by Gatty, H. P. W.

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 47.1 mm Diameter 47.1 mm Weight 37.57 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Inscription around and in open wreath

  • Text: Within wreath: THE MAGDALA MEDAL Legend: PRESENTED BY GENERAL SIR F. P. HAINES K. C. B. COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF IN INDIA
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription around

  • Text: Legend: BEST SHOT NATIVE TROOPS BENGAL PRESIDENCY
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.248-1938
Primary reference Number: 229441
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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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