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Medal

Medal

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silvered electrotype copy

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the late Jas. W. Fleming

  • Museum number:

    1588-1877

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a silvered electrotype medal made in the 19th century, in England. The obverse of this medal represents a crown between two lances, the figure and 9, the words "Queen's Royal Lances. Peninsula." The reverse shows the inscription "presented to Regtl. Serjt.-Major Thomas Godding by the officers of his Regiment, as a token of esteem, and in testimony of his faithful and meritorious services for upwards of 32 years. March 1837." This medal has a ring and ribbon.

Physical description

Obv., a crown between two lances, the figure and 9, the words. Rev., an inscription. Ring and ribbon. English 19th century.

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silvered electrotype copy

Marks and inscriptions

"Queen's Royal Lances. Peninsula."
obv.

"presented to Regtl. Serjt.-Major Thomas Godding by the officers of his Regiment, as a token of esteem, and in testimony of his faithful and meritorious services for upwards of 32 years. March 1837."

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.313 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, presented to Regtl. Sgt-Major Thomas Godding, Queen's Royal Lancers, for long service 'for upwards of 32 years', 1837, 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. 131.

Production Note

copied from an English original

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Electrotype

Subjects depicted

Crown; Lance

Categories

Coins & Medals

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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