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Thomason's Bronze Vase. 1821.: CM.79.79-1919

An image of British Isles

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Titles

Thomason's Bronze Vase. 1821.

Maker(s)

George V (1910-36) (Ruler)
Thomason, Edward (Maker)

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1919-11-22) by Fry, Geoffrey

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1821

Components of the work

Object: composed of bronze Diameter (min) 52 mm Diameter 52 mm Weight 59.47 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: The Vase standing on a pedestal.

  • Text: THE THOMASON METALLIC VASE 21 FEET IN CIRCUMFERENCE & 5 FEET 10 IN. IN HEIGHT.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Another view of the vase.

  • Text: BEGUN IN THE 54TH YEAR OF KING GEORGE THE III AND COMPLETED IN THE FIRST YEAR OF KING GEORGE THE IV.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.79.79-1919
Primary reference Number: 228331
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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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