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Medal

Medal

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wyon, T Junior (medalist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver

  • Credit Line:

    Given by W. Fleming, F.R.C.S.E.

  • Museum number:

    1734-1877

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a silver medal made in the 19th century, in England, and signed "T. Wyon, junr." The obverse of this medal represents a profile head of the Prince Regent. The reverse shows seated figure of Victory, and the words "Wellington", "Waterloo" and "June 18, 1815." Medals of this pattern were not distributed.

Physical description

Obv., a profile head of the Prince Regent within a wreath. Rev., seated figure of Victory, and the words.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Wyon, T Junior (medalist)

Materials and Techniques

Silver

Marks and inscriptions

"George, P. Regent"
obv.

"Wellington", "Waterloo" and "June 18, 1815"
rev.

"T. Wyon, junr."
signed

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.375 in

Descriptive line

Medal, commemorating the Battle of Waterloo in 1815, English, 19th century.

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. 151.

Materials

Silver

Categories

Coins & Medals; Royalty

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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