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Medals

Scope note

Small pieces of metal, usually gold, silver, or bronze, bearing a relief design on one or both sides and having a commemorative purpose; not used as a medium of exchange. THDAT

This term has 1,891 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object category
Object name

Getty AAT term number

300046025

Broader Terms used

<visual works by form>

Narrower Terms used

medallions (medals)

Equivalent Terms used

medal

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Medals

Maker(s)

State: United Kingdom

10 cents

Maker(s)

State: United States of America (Struck in the name of)

Medals

Maker(s)

State: United Kingdom

5 cents

Maker(s)

State: United States of America (Struck in the name of)

1939-45 Star

Maker(s)

Ruler: George VI (1936-52)
Ruler: GRI VI (With the title of)
State: United Kingdom

¼ franc

Maker(s)

State: Switzerland (Struck in the name of)

Half dollar

Maker(s)

State: United States of America (Struck in the name of)

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