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Death of Charles James Fox: CM.8-1979

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Titles

Death of Charles James Fox

Maker(s)

Webb, Thomas (metalsmith) (Engraver)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1979) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Dating

Production date: AD 1806

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter (min) 53.8 mm Diameter 53.8 mm Weight 66.57 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Charles James Fox bare headed facing right

  • Text: .RT. HONORABLE CHARLES JAMES FOX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: An angle standing on a globe with a map of Britain

  • Text: LIBERTATIS HVMANITATISQVE VINDEX.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.8-1979
Primary reference Number: 228685
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Audit data

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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