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Burton-on-Trent 1911 Coronation Medal: CM.1764A-1911

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Titles

Burton-on-Trent 1911 Coronation Medal

Maker(s)

George V (1910-1936) (Ruler)
Jenkins, H. & Sons Ltd. (Maker)
Birmingham (Production place)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1911) by Corporation of Burton-on-Trent

Dating

1911 -

Components of the work

Object composed of white metal Diameter (min) 38 mm Diameter 38 mm Weight 7.83 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The crowned profiles of George V and Queen Mary

  • Text: KING GEORGE V AND QUEEN MARY 1911
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The historic Burton-upon-Trent coat of arms.

  • Text: LONG LIVE THE KING GOD BLESS HIM (in exergue) CORONATION CELEBRATIONS (in exergue) JUNE 22 1911 (in exergue) HONOR ALIT ARTES (in exergue) BURTON-ON-TRENT (in exergue) THOMAS JENKINS MAYOR
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1764A-1911
Primary reference Number: 227052
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 13 May 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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