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Queen Victoria Coronation Medal

Maker:
Benedetto Pistrucci (Italian, 1783–1855, active England)
Date:
1838
Culture:
British
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 48 mm
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ada Peluso, and Romano I. Peluso, in memory of Ignazio Peluso, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.601.1
Not on view
Signature: Obverse: (below tranche) B.P.

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) VICTORIA D.G. BRITANNIARUM REGINA F.D.

Reverse: (in margin) ERIMUS TIBI NOBILE REGNUM; (in exergue) INAUGURATA DIE JUNII XXVIII / MDCCCXXXVIII
Assunta Sommella Peluso ; Ada Peluso ; and Romano I. Peluso , New York (until 2000; to MMA)
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