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Death of George Canning. 1827.: CM.173-1943

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Death of George Canning. 1827.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1943-08-12) by Lady Gaselee


Production date: AD 1937

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 40.6 mm Diameter 40.6 mm Weight 38.97 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Monument to George Canning with statue

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.173-1943
Primary reference Number: 228637
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 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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