Skip to main content

Death of George Canning. 1827.: CM.241-1938

An image of British Isles

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Alternative views

Object information

Titles

Death of George Canning. 1827.

Maker(s)

George IV (1820-30) (Ruler)
Galle, A. (Engraver)

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1938-12-03) by Gatty, H. P. W.

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 1827

Components of the work

Object: composed of iron Diameter (min) 50.1 mm Diameter 50.1 mm Weight 43.28 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare head of George Canning, facing left.

  • Text: GEORGE CANNING.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Inscription

  • Text: A LA CONCORDE DES PEUPLES. LIBERTE CIVILE ET RELIGIEUSE DANS L'UNIVERS. 1827
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.241-1938
Primary reference Number: 228635
Stable URI

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

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "British Isles" Web page available at: http://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/228635 Accessed: 2021-09-26 23:27:45

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=http://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/228635|title=British Isles|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-09-26 23:27:45|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

An image of British Isles

Death of George Canning. 1827.

Accession Number: CM.CH.254-R

An image of British Isles

Death of George Canning. 1827.

Accession Number: CM.40-1965

An image of British Isles

Death of George Canning. 1827.

Accession Number: CM.173-1943

An image of British Isles

Death of Duke of York. 1827.

Accession Number: CM.176-1973

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo