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George III sovereign

Maker:
Medalist: Benedetto Pistrucci (Italian, 1783–1855, active England)
Date:
1817
Culture:
British
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 23 mm.
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Assunta Sommella Peluso, Ada Peluso, and Romano I. Peluso, in memory of Ignazio Peluso, 2001
Accession Number:
2001.217.14
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) GEORGIUS III D: G: BRITANNIA: REX F: D: 1817

Reverse: (in margin, within garter) HONI • SOIT • QUI • MAL • Y PENSE •
[ Spink ; sold to Peluso ] ; Assunta Sommella Peluso ; Ada Peluso ; and Romano I. Peluso , New York (until 2001; to MMA)
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