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Medal

Medal

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silvered electrotype copy

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the late Jas. W. Fleming

  • Museum number:

    1526-1877

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a silvered electrotype medal made in the 19th century, in England, and signed "R." This medal was given to officers for services during the Batta disputes. The obverse of this medal represents Minerva seated near palm trees. The reverse shows laurel branches, and the inscription "Non nisi digno. MDCCLXVI."

Physical description

Obv., Minerva seated near palm trees. Rev., laurel branches and an inscription.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silvered electrotype copy

Marks and inscriptions

"Non nisi digno. MDCCLXVI."
rev.

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.375 in

Object history note

Given by the late Jas.W.Fleming, F.R.C.S.E., Surgeon- Major 4th R.I.D Guards.

Descriptive line

Medal, given to officers for services during the Batta disputes, 1766, 19th century electrotype copy.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1877, Arranged According to the Dates of Acquisition. London : Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O. p. 123.

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Electrotype

Subjects depicted

Palm trees; Laurel branches

Categories

Coins & Medals

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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