Medal

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Acquired in 1877 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Thomason
attributions_note
bibliography
List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1877. London, 1877. p.177
collection_code
SCP
credit
Given by the late Jas. W. Fleming, F.R, C.S.E, Surgeon- Major 4th R.I.D Guards.
date_end
1899-12-31
date_start
1800-01-01
date_text
19th century (made)
descriptive_line
Medal, bronze, Duke of Wellington
dimensions
Diameter: 2.125 in
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Given by the late Jas. W. Fleming, F.R.C.S.E., Surgeon-Major 4th R.I.D. Guards.
id
11958
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T20:03:58.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T20:03:58.000Z
latitude
52.883289
location
In Storage
longitude
-1.97685
marks
materials
bronze
materials_techniques
Bronze
museum_number
1910-1877
museum_number_token
19101877
object_number
O155152
object_type
Medal
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Medal, bronze, round. Obv. profile bust of 'Art. Dvx de Wellington.' Rev., within a wreath, 'Vota Pvblica'.
place
England
primary_image_id
production_note
signed 'Thomason & Co. direx'
production_type
public_access_description
This round bronze medal bears a portrait in profile of Arthur Wellesley the first Duke of Wellington. On the reverse side within a wreath is the inscription 'Vota Pvblica'. Wellington, one of the most famous figures in British history enjoyed a distinguished military and political career.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
medal-medal-thomason
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
title
Medal
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1899
year_start
1800