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Medal case - Medal case

Medal case

  • Object:

    Medal case

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1932 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood and leather

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Christine Woodward

  • Museum number:

    A.3:2-2009

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is the case made for the Royal Mint to house the medal of William Watts associated with it (A.3:1-2009).

Physical description

Shallow square wood and leather box with hinged lid and satin and velvet lining. Circular depression for medal inside.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1932 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wood and leather

Marks and inscriptions

Coat of arms and 'Royal Mint' inside lid

Dimensions

Length: 10 cm, Width: 10 cm, Height: 2.5 cm approximate

Descriptive line

Medal case, wood, leather and velvet, for Watts Prize Medal, British, ca. 1932

Materials

Wood; Leather; Satin; Brass; Velvet

Categories

Coins & Medals; Labels & packaging

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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