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Battle of Oudenarde 30 June. 1708.: CM.2129-1939

Object information

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Battle of Oudenarde 30 June. 1708.


Ruler: Anne (1702-14)
Engraver: Croker, John



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939-12-20) by Barron, E. Evelyn


Production date: AD 1708

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 44 mm Diameter 44 mm Weight 36.62 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Anne, facing left, crowned, hair entwined with pearls, lovelock on the right shoulder, in embroidered gown with straps on the shoulder, collar, George, and star of the Garter; a bow of pearls with a brooch on the left shoulder fastens a mantle, which passes behind.

  • Text: ANNA . D : G : MAG : BRI : FR : ET . HIB : REG. (below) I. C.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Two captives bound to the base of a column, which is surmounted by a Victory and is decorated with captured French standards.

  • Text: GALLIS . AD . ALDERNARD . VICTIS. (in exergue) XXX . IUNII . MDCCVIII.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2129-1939
Primary reference Number: 227745
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Thursday 29 August 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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