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Coronation of King Edward VII. 1902.: CM.1.974-1930

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Titles

Coronation of King Edward VII. 1902.

Maker(s)

Edward VII (1901-10) (Ruler)
Saulles, George W. de (Engraver)

Description

This is the official coronation medal for the 1902 ceremony.

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1930-02-14) by Duncanson, T. J. G.

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1902

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Diameter (min) 31 mm Diameter 31 mm Weight 12.74 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned, draped bust of Edward VII, facing right, above laurel branch.

  • Text: EDWARD VII CROWNED 9.AUGUST 1902
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Crowned draped bust of Queen Alexandra, facing right , above a rose branch.

  • Text: ALEXANDRA QUEEN CONSORT. 9.AUGUST.1902.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.974-1930
Primary reference Number: 228245
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Audit data

Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 30 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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