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Germany: CM.M.20-R

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Elkington & Co.

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Description

Commemorative medal of the visit of Wilhelm II of Germany (1888-1918) to London in 1891.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by Unknown

Dating

Production date: AD 1891

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 80.2 mm Weight 350 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Conjoined busts of the Emperor and Empress right, the Emperor in the uniform of the cuirassiers.

  • Text: GULIELMUS II IMPERATOR ET REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Londinia standing, left hand pointing to the shipping in the Thames, the right resting upon a low throne on which Gernania is seated. British lion below the throne with two doves.

  • Text: JULY 10TH/1891
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.M.20-R
Primary reference Number: 200488
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 15 January 2024 Last processed: Monday 15 January 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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